Gender: Female Pronunciation: ast-TRAY-ah Meaning of Astraea: "star" Origin of Astraea: Greek

Astraea Origin and Meaning

The name Astraea is a girl's name of Greek origin meaning "star".

Astraea -- also found as Astraia -- is the Greek goddess of justice and innocence who became the constellation Virgo. A more unusual form of the many star-related names, from Astra to Esther to Estelle to Stella, all on the rise. Astraea was the daughter of Astraeus, the god of the dusk, and Eos, the goddess of the dawn.

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lei.rose Says:


So pretty but all I hear is "a stray-a" :(

Zelliew Says:


I'm Australian & that's what occurred to me .Sounds like some one struggling with the pronunciation..........Astra might be easier

SunKissedChild Says:


This sounds like Australia without the "L" to me.

LadyVanRaven Says:


Such a beautiful name! I hope it gets recognized more.