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Astera

What does Astera mean?

Astera Pronunciation of Astera [astera] as a girls' name has its root in Latin, and the meaning of the name Astera is "star-like; love". Astera is an alternate form of Asta (Greek, Old Norse): also a short variation of Anastasia. Astera is also a variant of Astra (Latin).

Associated with: star.

Variations

Astera has 1 variant: Asteria.

9 more different relations via Asta, Astra: Asterina, Asti, Astraea, Astrea, Astri, Astria, Estella, Esther and Hester.

Creative forms:
(female) Aitera, Asteva, ..

(male) Astery, Asteva, ..

Middle name pairings:
Astera Mallory (A.M.), ..

How popular is Astera?

Astera is an uncommon first name for females. Astera is also a unique surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Prominent related forms of Astera (outside Top 2000) are Estella (#874 in 2015), Esther (#203) and Hester. These relations of Astera reached the peak of their popularity during the years 1900-1909 (usage of 0.72%) and have become significantly less conventional since (usage 0.12%, 83.8%), with forms like Esther becoming less stylish. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Estella, Esther, Hester in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Astera and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Astera is pronounced similarly to Estera and Wisteria. Other suggested similar names are Abena, Abiela, Abra, Adeena, Adeera, Adena, Adrea, Aegeria, Aesara, Affera, Akiela, Alegra, Aleka, Aleta, Aliena, Alieza, Allexa, Almena, Almera, Almira, Altaira, Altha, Altheda, Alvera, Amarra, Ameena, Ameera, Amera, Andena, Andera, Andra, Angela, Aniela, Anjela, Annora, Anthea, Antheia, Ardena, Ardra, Areta, Ariela, Artha, Asela, Asha, Ashbea (see Ashby), Asheera, Ashira, Ashra, Astraeia, Astrid, Astrud, Astryr, Atara, Atera, Aura, Aurea, Aurora, Austina, Azora, Azura, Caera, Ciera, Estela, Ester, Isaura, Katura, Ketura, Nemera, Sera, Shera, Siera, Veera and Vera. These names tend to be more commonly used than Astera.

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