Astra Origin and Meaning

The name Astra is a girl's name of Latin origin meaning "stars".

A starry-eyed, intergalactic name, far rarer than Stella or Esther. It's attached both to a comic book character and to Princess Astra on "Doctor Who".

# 329 on Nameberry

Astra Rank in Nameberry Top 1000

Astra Popularity

Famous People Named Astra

  • Astra TaylorCanadian documentary filmmaker
  • Astra DesmondEnglish contralto

Astra in Pop Culture

  • Trillian Astracharacter in "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy"
  • AstraImperial Guardian in the "X,men" comics
  • Astrasupervillain in the "X,Men" comics
  • "Astra" album by British rock band Asia
  • Astracharacter in Japanese TV show "Ultraman Leo"
  • Opel Astracar
  • Astra Ordersdaughter of Kenna Orders, America's sister in the Selection Series by Kiera Cass
  • Astracharacter in DC Universe
  • Astracharacter in book "Chelsea and Astra" by Mary Hooper