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Girl Name: Astra

Name: Astra
Pronunciation: \a-st-ra, as-tra\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: star
Origin: Latin
Related Names: Estelle, Astrid
Sounds Like: Astryr, Astrud, Estera
Variant forms: Asta, Astera, Asteria, Asterina, Astraea, Astrea, Astri, Astria


Astra \a-st-ra, as-tra\ as a girl's name is pronounced AS-tra. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Astra is "star".

Astra has 8 variant forms: Asta, Astera, Asteria, Asterina, Astraea, Astrea, Astri and Astria.

For more information, see also related names Estelle and Astrid.

Baby names that sound like Astra are Astryr, Astrud and Estera.

View a list of the 4 names that reference Astra.


Astra is not a popular first name for women and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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