There are hundreds of names to choose from the lists that Mundo Elementary brings to you. Celtic names, Canarian names, biblical names, names of saints, Galician names, Basque names, among many more to be found on our page. We bring complete compilations on the meanings, etymological study and origins of each name, as well as the evolution of its form and its use in different countries. We are going to explain the meaning of the name Estrella.

Etymology of the name Estrella:

According to anthroponymic studies, it is considered that the name Estrella comes from the Latin word Estelle and in Greek Eustelle , it refers to that plasma spheroid that generates light thanks to internal nuclear reactions.and maintain a shape determined by their own gravity. Estela de Saintes is known, a saint from the 1st century who is related to Saint Eutropius of Saintes, although other versions clarify that she lived during the Middle Ages. Her story indicates that she was the daughter of a Roman patrician who ruled the city of Saintes, where she and her family would carry out most of their works. In the Catholic religion, the Star of Bethlehem is the star that guided the Magi to the place where Jesus of Nazareth would be born. The Star of David is also known, a symbol composed of a regular hexagram that refers to the monotheistic union that emerged in ancient times and became the symbol of Judaism. Firestar is a mutant superheroine from Marvel Comics. Estrella is the variant of the name in Spanish.


Stella in Roman, Estelle or Étoile in French, Estela in Portuguese, Estelle or Stella in English, Estella in Italian, Stela in Romanian. Its diminutive can be Essi or Estrellita. This name has no known male variants. The most common variant is Estela.

Famous people named Star:

  • Warren Star

    • American swimmer, actress, and model – born in Peterborough, Ontario in 1978. She initially began participating in synchronized swimming competitions and at age 12 played on the national team, was a three-time Canadian champion, and competed in the Olympics until she was 17 years he retired. She started modeling working in a magazine swimsuit catalog and shortly after she posed for Vogue magazine three times, for Elle magazine, Marie Claire, Vanity Fair , among others. In her career as an actress, she has participated in well-known movies and TV series.
  • Star of the Dawn Morente Carbonell

    • Spanish flamenco singer : She was born in Las Gabias, Granada in 1980. She began singing at the age of 4, being a fan of popular singers. At 7 he sang with guitarist Sabicas and at 16 he had his first performance at the Gala of the Sierra Nevada Alpine Ski Championships. Her musical career took off and for her recordings she obtained the Platinum Record and the Gold Record. She has performed at numerous festivals and was awarded the Andalusian Medal. She was also director of the first Chair of Flamencology in the world.
  • Star Martin

    • Spanish actress, model and dancer : she was born in Malaga in 1985. At the age of 14 she began her modeling career and has made several commercials. He studied Textual Interpretation at the Higher School of Dramatic Art in Malaga and his foray into acting has been carried out in plays, television series, television programs and film productions. He currently works for Televisa and has become known for his performances on Mexican television.

General characteristics of the most famous people named Star:

People who bear this name are usually extroverted, bold, brave and often show their feelings openly. Their mentality is usually open and with a marked disposition or interest in change, they are tremendously bored by the monotony that everyday life can cause, so they are always looking for new adventures. They are also very intuitive, unpredictable and their emotions encompass a large part of their personality.