Estella: baby girl name meaning and popularity

Estella

The Latin form of the French name Estelle, meaning “star.” And your little Estella will definitely have star power – even if she only lets it shine while singing into a hairbrush in front of the bathroom mirror.

Nicknames:

Essie, Stella.

Famous people named Estella:

Model Estella Warren; actress/dancer Estella Daniels; Olympic gymnast Estella Agsteribbe; paleobotanist Estella Leopold.

Fun facts:

Two giants of classic literature feature characters named Estella: Charles Dickens' Great Expectations and J.R.R. Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings.

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