Given Name ESTELLA

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: es-TEL-ə  [details]

Meaning & History

Latinate form of ESTELLE. This was the name of the heroine, Estella Havisham, in Charles Dickens' novel 'Great Expectations' (1860).
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Stella (Dutch), Estelle (French), Stella (German), Stella (Italian), Estela (Portuguese), Stela (Romanian), Estela, Estrella (Spanish)


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Entry updated October 11, 2012