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Gender: Female Meaning of Hestia: "hearth, fireside" Origin of Hestia: Greek

The name Hestia is a girl's name of Greek origin meaning "hearth, fireside". Hestia and is often added to lists like Mythology Baby Names for Girls and discussed in our forums with posts like "Love, Like, Lose... Name Game- GIRLS".

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Hestia is the name of the Greek goddess of the hearth, home and chastity. Though Hestia has been long dormant as a name, it's a possibility for the parent in search of a classic name with deep roots that's also unusual. It's one of the Greek goddess namesthat's both familiar and distinctive.

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Pop Culture References for the name Hestia

Hestia Jones, character in the Harry Potter series
Hestia Carrow, character in the Harry Potter series
Hestia, main character in anime Dungeon Ni Deai Wo Motomeru (Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon?)
Hestia, Hero Villager in the mobile app Village Life
Hestia, Greek goddess of the hearth