Asteria

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Gender: Female Meaning of Asteria: "star" Origin of Asteria: Greek

The name Asteria is a girl's name of Greek origin meaning "star". Asteria and is often added to user-created lists like Mythological goddess names for girls and discussed in our forums with posts like "Love, Like, Lose -- Outlandish/Guilty Pleasures edition!".

From the experts:

Asteria is an Anglicized spelling of the Greek Astraea or Astraia, the goddess of justice and innocence. She became the constellation Virgo, so all forms of this name would be especially appropriate for a child born in late August or early September.

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Pop Culture References for the name Asteria

Asteria, role in the opera 'Nerone' by Arrigo Boito
Asteria, goddess of justice and stars.
Asteria, several figures in Greek Mythology.
Asteria, role in Handel's opera, Tamerlano.