What does Astride mean?
Astride [astride] as a girls' name is of Old Norse origin, and the meaning of the name Astride is "beautiful goddess". Astride is an alternate form, with the suffix -e, of Astrid (Old Norse): Scandinavian name.
(female) Astriam, Astriko, ..
(male) Astrige, Astrine, ..
How popular is Astride?
Astride is an unusual given name for women. Astride is an equally uncommon last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Below is a graphed analysis of the history of Astride and related names. The only popular varying form of Astride (not ranked) is Astrid (#890 via latest list). Other variants, like Estrid, are seldom used. Adoption of this relation of Astride is widespread presently (#890). (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Similar NamesRecommended names are Adrie, Aide, Alarice, Alfrida, Andrine, Anstice, Arie, Arrie, Artice, Artie▼, Artrice, Ashbie, Ashlie▼, Asteria, Asterina, Asti, Astraea, Astrea, Astria, Astrithr, Athie, Attie, Aubrie, Audrie, Austine, Averie▲, Avrie, Azurine and Bride. These names tend to be more frequently used than Astride.See names in meaning and etymology.