1. Frank (Phillip),born 1936, U.S. painter.
  2. Joseph,1887–1946, U.S. painter, born in Italy.
  3. a female given name: from a Latin word meaning “star.” Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Word Origin and History for frank stella


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

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

frank stella in Medicine


n. pl. stel•lae (stĕlē)
  1. A star or star-shaped figure.
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