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Gender: Female Pronunciation: es-tay Meaning of Este: "star" Origin of Este: Diminutive of Esther, Persian

The name Este is a girl's name of Hebrew, Persian origin meaning "star". Este and discussed in our forums with posts like "Adding Then Eliminating -- Girls Themed".

From the experts:

Este -- think Esme with a t -- comes to us via one of the rocking sisters in the musical group Haim. For long best known as the Esther diminutive used by cosmetics queen Estee Lauder, Este is a slimmed-down version that feels chicer for our star-struck times. While mother name Esther has Persian origins and impressive Biblical roots, it's a name used in a wide range of cultures.

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Famous People Named Este

Este Arielle Haim, American musician of band Haim

Pop Culture References for the name Este

Este, one of the Valar ("angels") from Tolkien's Silmarillion.