Gender: Female Meaning of Celestine: "heavenly" Origin of Celestine: Latin

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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Daiseymae Says:


I don't like this name, since Celestine used to beat that the tar out of me. lol

ms.carroll Says:


I named my baby girl Celestine after the mouse from the books and animated film Ernest et Célestine. I love this name more every day and I think it fits her perfectly. She goes by Essie and Teenie for short, but most of all she's just Celestine.

Bassilly Says:


This isn't on there, but celestine is also a type of mineral that's blue-ish and really amazingly beautiful. Makes me love this name.

paulapuddephatt Says:


So beautiful 💖

Celeste Says:


My name is celestine and i go by Celeste. I love my name and it is a family name. If you ? Naming your baby this dont its beautiful and strong trust me.

Hydra Says:


I knew a girl named Joyous.....her last name was Celestine.