Esta

Gender: Feminine
Origin: Estonian
(EHS-ta)

The name may have started off as an affectionate form of Esther, but later came to be associated with the Latin word Esta, meaning “Estonia.” The name is more likely used in patriotic reference.

The designated name-day is May 16.

Other forms include: Este and Esti.

Sources

  1. http://www.behindthename.com/namedays/lists/est.php
  2. http://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/Esta
  3. http://online.ectaco.co.uk/main.jsp?do=e-services-dictionaries-word_translate1&direction=2&status=translate&lang1=45&lang2=en&source=Estonia