Proper Name Noun Female Person
A woman living at the time of Exile and Return, first mentioned at Est.2.7; daughter of: Abihail (h32K
); also called Hadassah at Est.2.7; Also named: ha.das.sah
(הֲדַסָּה "Hadassah" h1919
) § Esther = "star" the queen of Persia, heroine of the book of Esther-daughter of Abihail, cousin and adopted daughter of Mordecai, of the tribe of Benjamin, made queen by king Ahasuerus to replace divorced queen, Vashti.
Proper Name Feminine
Ester, the Jewish heroine; Esther.; of Persian derivation;