Star Names

Aranck

ARANCK: Native American Algonquin name meaning stars

asdghig

Armenian name meaning little star

Astra

English name derived from Greek aster, meaning star

Astraea

Latin form of Greek myth name Astraia, meaning star

Astraia

Greek myth name of a goddess of justice, derived from the word aster, meaning "star."

Bardhyl

Albanian name meaning white star

Betelgeuse

Hand of the central one Name of the second brightest star in the constellation Orion. One of the largest stars known; if it were put in place of our own sun, its outer surface would reach Mars. The name is actually a corruption of Arabic yad al-jawzā. Jauza/Jawza originally referred to Gemini among the Arabs, but for some unknown reason they transferred it to Orion. Because of its color, Betelgeuse is sometimes referred to as the martial one

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Csilla

Hungarian name derived from the word csillag meaning "star."

Danica

Slavic myth name of the personification of the "morning star."

Danika

Variant of Slavic Danica, meaning "morning star."

Dao

Thai name meaning star

Dara

Cambodian Khmer unisex name meaning star

Electra

Latin form of Greek Elektra, meaning bright, shining This is also the name of one of the nine brightest stars in the Pleiades cluster.

Esfir

Variant of Russian Yesfir, meaning "star."

Essa

Pet form of English Esther, meaning star

Essie

Pet form of English Esther and French Estelle, both meaning star

Esta

Pet form of English Esther, meaning star

Estee

Nickname for French Estelle, meaning star

Estela

Portuguese and Spanish form of Latin Estella, meaning "star."

Estella

Latin name derived from the element stella, meaning star

Estelle

French form of Latin Estella, meaning star

Ester

Scandinavian form of English Esther, meaning "star."

Esteri

Finnish form of English Esther, meaning star

Esther

Biblical name of the central character in the Book of Esther. The name is probably of Persian origin, from stara, meaning star

Estrella

Spanish form of English Stella, meaning "star."

Eszter

Hungarian form of French Estelle, meaning "star."

Eszti

Pet form of Hungarian Eszter, meaning "star."

Hesperos

Greek myth name of the son of Eos. He was the masculine personification of the "evening star."

Hesperus

Latin form of Greek Hesperos, meaning evening star

Hester

Medieval form of Esther, meaning star

Hoshi (星)

Japanese name meaning star

Izar

Basque name meaning star

Nthanda

African Tumbuka unisex name meaning star

Oota dabun

Native American Algonquin name meaning day star

Seren

Welsh name meaning star

Shihab

Arabic name meaning meteor; shooting star

Sitara

Hindi name meaning star

Star

English name derived from the vocabulary word, star

Starla

Elaborated form of Star, meaning Star

Stela

Romanian name derived from the Latin word stella, meaning "star."

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Steren

Cornish name meaning star

Sterling

English name derived from the vocabulary word, itself from the Middle English word sterrling, meaning little star

Sterre

Dutch name meaning star

Stirling

Variant of English Sterling, meaning little star

Suha

Arabic name meaning star

Tahti

star

Tara

Hindi name meaning star

Thurayya

Arabic name for the seven stars of the Pleiades

Tu

Vietnamese unisex name meaning star

Ulloriaq

Greenlandic name meaning star

Vespera

Esperanto name meaning evening star

Whetu

Maori name meaning star

Wicapi wakan

Native American Dakota name meaning holy star

Yesfir

Russian form of Esther, meaning "star."

Yildiz

Turkish name meaning star

Ylli

Albanian name meaning star This may have been the meaning of the name of the first Illyrian king, Hyllus, who died in 1225 BC.

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