The name Celeste is a girl's name of Latin origin meaning "heavenly". Celeste is ranked #441 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Vintage Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "This or That?------------girls!".
From the experts:
Celeste is a softly pretty and somewhat quaint name with heavenly overtones, which kids might associate with Queen Celeste of Babar's elephant kingdom. She's a light and lovely choice that's finally getting noticed.
Celeste has been in the Top 1000 every year since 1880. Best known modern Celeste is Oscar-winning actress Celeste Holm.
If you want a more unusual variation, consider Celestine, Celestia -- or even Celestial.
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