Celestine Origin and Meaning

The name Celestine is a girl's name of Latin origin meaning "heavenly".

Celestine is a pretty, crystalline extension (actually a diminutive) of Celeste that would make a choice that is both delicate and strong. It is also a popular name in France.

Celestine was the name of painter Edgar Degas's Creole mother. Some people might associate it with the 1993 spiritual novel "The Celestine Prophecy."

Celestina is another attractive version.

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Celestine Rank in US Top 1000

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Celestine Rank in Nameberry Top 1000

Celestine Popularity

Famous People Named Celestine

  • Celestine IV, popes
  • Celestine SibleyAmerican journalist and novelist
  • Célestine GalliMarié (born Marie,Célestine Laurence Marié de l'Isle), French opera singer who originated the role of "Carmen"
  • Celestine Ann "Tina" Beyince Knowlesmother of singer Beyonce
  • Celestine Tate HarringtonAmerican quadriplegic street musician
  • Celestine Hycieth BabayaroNigerian male footballer

Celestine in Pop Culture

  • Célestinemouse in the French animated film "Ernest et Célestine"
  • "The Celestine Prophecy" 1993 novel by James Redfield
  • "La Célestine (La Femme à la taie)" often called Celestina, painting by Picasso
  • (Celestine) Allison Argentcharacter on TV's "Teen Wolf"
  • Célestinenarrator of "The Diary of a Chambermaid" by Octave Mirbeau
  • Celestinecharacter in "The Girl Who Saved the King of Sweden" by Jonas Jonasson
  • Celestinecharacter in Image Comics
  • Celestine Taverniermale character on British soap "EastEnders"
  • Celestine Harknesscharacter on TV's "How to Get Away with Murder"
  • Celestine Northmain character of the book "Flawed" by Cecelia Ahern