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Gender: Female Meaning of Bellatrix: "female warrior" Origin of Bellatrix: Latin

The name Bellatrix is a girl's name of Latin origin meaning "female warrior". Bellatrix and is often added to lists like Celestial Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Baby a Day".

From the experts:

J.K. Rowling is a modern master of naming, but this appellation of one of the stars of Orion, used for the evil character played by Helena Bonham Carter, is not one you'd want to use for your child.

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Famous People Named Bellatrix

Bellaetrix Manuputty, Indonesian badminton player

Pop Culture References for the name Bellatrix

Bellatrix Lestrange, villain from the "Harry Potter" series
Bellatrix, dog character in manga "Ginga Legend Weed"