Estelle is a French female name meaning “star” via Occitan estela <Proto-Italic *stērolā ultimately derived from a PIE root word. The name seems to have been popularized by a third century Gaulish martyr (who lived in what is now present day southern France).
Estelle is also a French surname originating from the given name.
Usage: French, English
- Estella (English)
- Estela (Portuguese, Spanish)
- Estrella (Spanish)
- Stella (English, Italian, Dutch, German)
- Stela (Romanian)