What does Hestia mean?
Hestia /hes-tia/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Greek origin. Mythology: name of the Greek goddess of the hearth, equivalent to the Roman goddess Vesta.
Hestia has 1 related form via Vesta: Vesteria.Kreatif forms: Hastia, Henstia, Hostia. [more]
How popular is Hestia?
Hestia is a rare first name for women and an equivalently unique surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Prominent related forms of Hestia (outside Top 1000) are Hester and Vesta. Adoption of these girl names was at its peak during 1890-1899 (usage of 0.7265%) and has become significantly lower since, with the forms Hester and Vesta becoming less stylish. Displayed below is a comparison of the usage of the girl name Hestia and affiliated names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)