"hearth, fireside"

Hestia Origin and Meaning

The name Hestia is a girl's name of Greek origin meaning "hearth, fireside".
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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Hestia in Pop Culture

  • Hestia Jonescharacter in the Harry Potter series
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  • Hestiamain character in anime Dungeon Ni Deai Wo Motomeru (Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon?)
  • HestiaHero Villager in the mobile app Village Life
  • HestiaGreek goddess of the hearth

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