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Gender: Female Origin of Starr: Spelling variation of Star, word name

The name Starr is a girl's name . Starr and is often added to lists like Middle Names for Girls and discussed in our forums with posts like "Girls Makeover - Two Middles".

From the experts:

Starr today is more fashionably the plain-spoken Star or the more obscured Stella, Esther, or Estella.

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Famous People Named Starr

Starr Roxanne Hiltz, American author and academic
Desariee Starr Compton, birth name of Scout Taylor-Compton, American actress
Venus Ebony Starr Williams, American tennis player
Belle Starr, American outlaw
Ringo Starr, English musician, drummer for The Beatles

Pop Culture References for the name Starr

Starr Carter, main character in Angie Thomas's novel "The Hate U Give"
Starr Manning, character on American soap "One Life to Live"
Starr, character on Canadian animated series "6teen"
Starr the Slayer, male character in Marvel Comics
"Brenda Starr, Reporter," comic strip and its main character
Kira and Jimmy Starr, characters on TV's "Austin and Ally"


Juju Says:


One of my favorite people is named Starr. <3 It fits her perfectly.

Miri Says:


Starr? Mm, no.

Zelliew Says:


It's the type of name that is used for horses

Catastroffy Says:


With two Rs it comes from the surname, with one R it is simply a word name.

Zoey_Artemisia Says:


Star I can live with, but Starr I find super vain. It's like you're trying to make your kids name into a showbizz thing.

Theodora_Phoenix Says:


Oh yeah! That's right. :) Still prefer Star, though, if at all

LowSlash Says:


For Ringo, I imagine.

aheavers Says:


SORRY- but I think this sounds like a stripper name.

Theodora_Phoenix Says:


I don't get it. Why would it need the extra "r"? There's no such thing as a starr. Just stick with Star.

Alicia1 Says:


so pretty!

jan11th Says:


In love with this name