What does Star mean?
Star /star/ [1 syll.] as a girls' name is of English derivation. Star is an alternate spelling of Starla (English): astronomical name based on "star". Stair is a familiar surname.
Star has 1 variant: Starr▼.more]
How popular is Star?
Star is a very popular first name for women (#1890 out of 4276, Top 44%) and also a very popular surname for both adults and children (#15061 out of 150436, Top 10%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Star for girls. Star was first listed in 1997 and reached its apex position of #910 in the U.S. then, but is not in the Top 1000 currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Prominent varying forms of Star rated in the Top 1000 are Starr and Starla. Adoption of these girl names was at its apex in 1997 (usage of 0.1253%) and is now lower, with the version Starr becoming less in vogue. Below is a charted analysis of the usage of the girl name Star and corresponding names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
A suggested similar baby name is Staz. This name tends to be less frequently used than Star.