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Gender: Female Meaning of Vesta: "pure" Origin of Vesta: Latin

The name Vesta is a girl's name of Latin origin meaning "pure". Vesta and is often added to lists like Mythology Baby Names for Girls and discussed in our forums with posts like "Picky Parents BNG".

From the experts:

The name of the Roman goddess of the household is not recommended for your little goddess.

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Famous People Named Vesta

(Mary) Vesta Williams, American singer-songwriter
Vesta Tilley (born Matilda Alice Powles), English music-hall male impersonator

Pop Culture References for the name Vesta

Aunt Vesta, Hillary Whitney's aunt in the film "Beaches"
Aunt Vesta, played by Raquel Welch on the show "Sabrina: The Teenage Witch"
Vesta, heroine in Barbara Cartland's book "The Cruel Count"
Sailor Vesta aka VesVes, character in "Sailor Moon"