Astrophel
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Given Name ASTROPHEL

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: Literature

Meaning & History

Probably intended to mean "star lover", from Greek αστηρ (aster) "star" and φιλος (philos) "lover, friend". This name was first used by the 16th-century poet Sir Philip Sidney in his collection of sonnets 'Astrophel and Stella'.

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celestial