The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   635 Browse Lexicon 
Original WordWord Origin
rtoaof Persian derivation
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
es-tare'   Proper Name Feminine
Esther = "star"
  1. 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.
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 55
Esther 52, Esther's 3
NAS Verse Count

The Hebrew lexicon is Brown, Driver, Briggs, Gesenius Lexicon; this is keyed to the "Theological Word Book of the Old Testament." These files are considered public domain.

Bibliography Information

Brown, Driver, Briggs and Gesenius. "Hebrew Lexicon entry for 'Ecter". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .