Astoria

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Gender: F Origin of Astoria: Place name

Long more associated with the New York Waldorf- hotel and the neighborhood in Queens than as a baby name, Astoria is finally beginning to emerge from their shadow and find favor with parents looking to move beyond Brooklyn. The name Astoria is drawn from the surname of titan of industry John Jacob Astor, theorized to mean "hawk."

Famous People Named Astoria

Pop Culture References for the name Astoria

Astoria Greengrass, character in the 'Harry Potter' series; married to Draco Malfoy
Astoria, Waldorf's wife on TV's The Muppet Show
Astoria, Ephebian goddess of love in Terry Pratchett's Discworld series
Astoria, character in comic book series Cerebus the Aardvark
Astoria, Queens, New York, USA
Astoria, Oregon, USA
Astoria, album by band Marianas Trench