Estela was first listed in 1910-1919 and reached its highest rank of #853 in the U.S. in the 1930s, but is not in the Top 1000 currently. (2015 U.S. SSA RECORDS)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Popular related forms of Estela listed in the Top 2000 are Estel, Estell, Estella (#874 FROM RECENT DATA), Estelle (#823), Estrella (#794) and Stella (#51). Other variants, like Estele, are seldom used. These relations of Estela were popular during the years 1900-1909 (AVERAGE #913) and are almost as popular today (#1220, ▼19.9%), but with forms such as Estell becoming less stylish. Stella is the firm favorite.
Estela is alike in pronunciation to Eustolia. Other recommended names are Adela, Akela, Akiela, Angela▼, Arbela, Ariela, Asela, Ashla, Astera, Aviela, Camela, Csilla, Dela, Earla, Edmea, Eena, Ehtel, Eila, Eilena, Eitna, Eleena, Elena▲, Ella▲, Ellena, Emeli, Emelia▲, Emera, Emmely, Enola, Erena, Erla, Ersila, Ertha, Esma, Esta▼, Estefani▼, Estefany, Ester▼, Estera, Eszter (see Esther), Etana, Etel, Etelka (see Ethel), Etha, Ettey, Eugena, Fidela, Geela, Gizela, Harela, Huela, Jamela, Janela, Jisela, Joela, Katla, Keela, Leela, Lela▼, Loela, Mela, Nela, Nirela, Noela, Pamela▼, Petula, Priela, Shaela, Sheela, Shela, Stela, Vitella, Ysbella and Zoela. These names tend to be less commonly used than Estela.See names in meaning and etymology.