What does Celestine mean?
Celestine [ce-les-tine] as a name for girls (also used as boys' name Celestine) is a Latin name, and the name Celestine means "heavenly". Celestine is a version of Celeste (Latin): anglicized version of CÚleste (French).
1 masculine form: Celesto.Creative forms:
(female) Clelestine, Colestine, ..
(male) Celestiley, Celestiter, .. Middle name pairings:
Celestine Zoe (C.Z.), ..
How popular is Celestine?
Celestine is a very popular first name for females (#1122 out of 4276, Top 26%) and also a very popular surname for all people (#9506 out of 150436, Top 6%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Celestine reached its apex position of #607 in the U.S. in the 1890s, but is not in the Top 1000 currently. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Prominent alternative forms of Celestine rated in the Top 2000 are Celeste (#499 from recent data), Celine (#824), Celestia, Celesta and Celestina. Other forms, like Silestina, are uncommon. Usage of these relations of Celestine was at its highest 11 years ago (adoption of 0.1%) and is now much lower (adoption 0.04%, ▼56%), with versions like Celeste becoming somewhat dated.
Similar NamesRecommended names are Albertine, Alleine, Allexine (see Alexandra), Austine, Bertine, Calesta, Calvine, Cateline, Cecette, Celandine, Celena, Celene, Celenne, Celina▼, Cellie, Celosia, Chastin, Chastine, Chelese, Chelesia, Chellsie (see Chelsea), Christene, Christie▼, Christin▼, Christine▼, Christinea, Christini, Christinie (see Christine), Christline, Chrystie, Chrystine, Classie, Clementine▲, Clemmie▼, Coline, Colline, Cristine, Crystene, Crystie, Crystin, Crystina, Crystine, Delcine, Delene, Delfine, Deline, Delline, Delphine▼, Delsine (see Dulce), Destine, Elbertine, Ernestine▼, Faustine, Fleurine, Gilbertine (see Gilberte), Helene▼, Herbertine, Hubertine, Jestine, Justine▼, Kristine▼, Krystine, Laurestine, Melaine, Meline, Melusine, Melvine, Modestine, Nilsine, Raleine, Robertine, Sebastiane, Selene, Seline and Valentine. These names tend to be less frequently used than Celestine.See names in meaning and etymology.