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  1. indefinite accusative plural of hestur
  2. indefinite genitive plural of hestur

Notable Persons Named Hesta

Hesta was born on March 20th, 1978.


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Fun Facts about the name Hesta

  • How Popular is the name Hesta? Hesta is the 57,572nd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Hesta have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 26 babies born with the first name Hesta in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Hesta? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1920 when it was given as a first name to 10 new born babies.
  • When was Hesta first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Hesta is Friday, December 22nd, 1882.
  • What year had the most people named Hesta born? The highest recorded use of the first name Hesta was in 1920 with a total of 10 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Hesta: Your name in reverse order is Atseh. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ahtse. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Hesta born Aug 6, 1926

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Arctic approximately on 1500. Your profession was dramatist, director, musician, and bard.

You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. You should develop your talent for love, happiness and enthusiasm and to distribute these feelings to all people.

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