Estella

Estella - A very unique female name



  May 25,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Estella, meaning star, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #183. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Estella and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Estella? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Estella. The baby girl name Estella was given to 256 baby girls in 2012, ranking #861 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 5,521 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Estella peaked in popularity 109 years ago in 1910 on position 183.



Famous with this name

Estella Warren
Estella Blain
Estella Marie Thompson


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Estella is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Estella is currently topping the baby name charts in South Dakota at position #252 - and is the least popular in Florida at position #2,092.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Estella is where you live.


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Estella origin and meaning

Estella is a 7 letter name with 3 syllables. This name means star. To see famous people named Estella, pop culture references for the name Estella and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Estella

We've found the following names that sound similar to Estella, sorted by popularity.

Estelle / Estela / Estell / Eustolia / Esthela / Estel / Estellene / Estalee /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012861
20111105
20101022
20091168
20081235
20071309
20061342
20051189
20041072
20031697
20021845
20012052
20002188
19992124
19982128
19972229
19961743
19952241
19941766
19931988
19921557
19911799
19901990
19891818
19881819
19871495
19861580
19851540
19841341
19831360
19821250
19811254
19801306
19791110
19781216
19771056
19761084
19751008
1974940
1973832
1972988
1971970
1970860
1969934
1968762
1967721
1966705
1965743
1964691
1963665
1962694
1961604
1960601
1959587
1958554
1957560
1956491
1955520
1954469
1953442
1952433
1951443
1950397
1949376
1948397
1947385
1946390
1945370
1944387
1943374
1942375
1941367
1940328
1939327
1938352
1937332
1936326
1935321
1934323
1933304
1932299
1931296
1930312
1929289
1928281
1927288
1926279
1925268
1924270
1923271
1922263
1921260
1920266
1919267
1918257
1917253
1916250
1915242
1914239
1913225
1912230
1911200
1910183

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
South Dakota252
Minnesota259
Oregon435
Wisconsin453
Ohio544
Washington602
Michigan652
South Carolina705
Utah718
Massachusetts729
Tennessee748
California807
Indiana811
Arizona820
Missouri847
Georgia907
Virginia927
Pennsylvania929
Colorado931
New Jersey1234
Texas1256
Illinois1349
New York1634
Florida2092

Even more about Estella


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Estella a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Estella?

3 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1910
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Estella
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 5,521
Letter count 7
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +256

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