Gender: Female Meaning of Nebula: "misty" Origin of Nebula: Latin

Nebula Origin and Meaning

The name Nebula is a girl's name of Latin origin meaning "misty".

Too foggy.

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SouthernPeach Says:


Sisters Nova Moon and Nebula Star would be beautiful in my opinion.

autumnreverie Says:


Some of those names have an established history of being used as names. Nebula does not.

indiefendi2 Says:


If I was going the "crazy" route, I would go for Nebula nicknamed "Nebby". 😜

Mhill46 Says:


I think this is a beautiful name! I've always been fascinated with outer space. This name definitely makes me think of that.

MonikerWanderer Says:


Nebulae are so gorgeous. I don't think I'll ever use this but whenever I see this name, it reminds me of the universe and bright, vivid colors. Not a bad connotation. I personally prefer it to Nova.

BrittanyBrown Says:


Everyone is putting this name down but it's not different than Nova or Celestia. Or Orion, Star, Andromeda, etc etc etc😄

Lou Says:


I also have the image of stars. It's very out-there, but strong and inventive. I like it.

joberholtzer Says:


I associate this name with the birth of a star.

cheyenne_melody123 Says:


If you're looking for an "Interstellar" or "Gravity" vibe...