Estrella is a baby girl’s name of Spanish origin that means “star”. Estrella is a variation of the Latin name Stella. Estrella has been popular in the US since 1997 alongside Estella and Estelle.

Meaning of the name Estrella:

Spanish: star

Origin of the name Estrella:

Estrella is a baby girl’s name of Spanish origin that means “star”. Estrella is derived from the Latin name Stella.

Symbolism of the name Estrella:

Estrella means “star”. Stars are traditional symbols of divine guidance and protection. They are also associated with inspiration, good luck, and purity.

Style of the name Estrella:


Gender of the name Estrella:

Estrella is a girl's name.

Pronunciation of the name Estrella:

ehs-TREH-ya, ehs-TELL-a

Number of syllables in the name Estrella:


Emotion evoked from the name Estrella:

Estrella evokes feelings of beauty and wisdom.

Alternative spellings for the name Estrella:

Estrella, Estella, Estrella, Estrylla

Nicknames for the name Estrella:

  • Es
  • Essie
  • Strella
  • Streya
  • Trey 
  • Rell
  • Rella
  • Rey
  • Reya

Popularity of the name Estrella:

According to the Social Security Administration, Estrella is a popular baby girl’s name. Estrella has been in the top 1000 baby names since 2020. It peaked at #296 in 2005.

Related names for the name Estrella:

Great middle names for the name Estrella and their meanings:

  • Sadie (princess)
  • Sariah (princess)
  • Chayra (life)
  • Dariya (kingly, possess well)
  • Galina (calm, healer)
  • Leonore (the other Aenor)
  • Dinah (God will judge)
  • Edna (rejuvenation, delight)
  • Aloyse (renowned warrior)
  • Claudette (lame, enclosure)

Famous people with the name Estrella:

Estrella in popular culture:

  • Estrella San Roman (television, “La Madrastra.”)
  • Estrella (music, “Ladies of the Canyon” by Joni Mitchell
  • Estrella Nomeolvides (literature, “Wild Beauty” by Anna-Marie McLemore)
  • Estrella Jalisco (brand of alcohol)
  • Estrella (film, “James Bond” franchise)