a female given name: from a Latin word meaning “star.”

Also Es·tel·la [ih-stel-uh] /ɪˈstɛl ə/. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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fem. proper name, Spanish, literally "star," from Latin stella (see star (n.)).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper