Gender: Female Origin of Star: Word name

Star Origin and Meaning

The name Star is a girl's name .

Most parents today would prefer the softer-sell Stella. But Star has symbolic power related to Christmas, so this could make one of the perfect names for December babies.

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nila Says:


I love the nature / word name and celestial theme is my go-to but Star is so abrupt.

bethlena Says:


As much as I like this name, I would never use it on a daughter. I prefer the name Esther which means "star"

Thepandaprincess223 Says:


This is a pretty nature themed name.

Impwood Says:


But Stella seems so metallic to me, somehow, whereas Star doesn't. But I don't think Star quite does for an official name.... It would make a sweet, sparkling nickname for Ostara.

Michaela Says:


Star is sweet and shining.

RoddyThlayli Says:


I will always associate this name with The Lost Boys.

jan11th Says:


Love this but prefer it more with two "r"'s