Esther: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (es'tur), [key]
— n.
  1. the wife of Ahasuerus.
  2. a book of the Bible bearing her name. Abbr.: Esth.
  3. a number of prayers, visions, interpretations of dreams, etc., that are included in the Douay Bible as chapters 10–16.
  4. a female given name.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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