Estrella Name Meaning

Spanish: from estrella ‘star’ (Latin stella). Although in some cases it may derive from the medieval female personal name Estrella, also a Marian name (María de la Estrella) or from a nickname, in most instances it was probably a habitational name from any of the numerous places named Estrella or from La Estrella in Toledo; other possibilities are a topographic name for someone who lived at a place from which roads radiated out in a star shape or a habitational name for someone who lived at a house distinguished by the sign of a star.

List of People with Surname Estrella

According to our database, there are a total of 4,822 people with the surname Estrella. Among these people surnamed Estrella, there are about 746 distinct names, with an average of 6 people who have the same name. Maria Estrella, Juan Estrella and Carlos Estrella are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Estrella, with 176, 99 and 61 people respectively.

Besides that, we found that California has the largest number of people surnamed Estrella, with a total of 1,591 people, and there are a total of 548 distinct names among these people. New York is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Estrella, with a total of 691 people and an average of 309 distinct names.