Meaning of Estel
and the Origins of this baby name
The name Estel has the following meaning:
Star. The French form of the name Estella, which Charles Dickens coined for a character in his classic, Great Expectations. Probably because Estella was such an unhappy person in the story, Estelle is the more popular version of these two names.
It is a female name, suitable for baby girls.
As a baby girl name, Estel is currently not
a popular baby name in the USA.
There are no available USA popularity statistics for the name Estel for the past 100 years. However, the following chart shows the popularity ranking for the name Estelle
, of which the name Estel is a variant
We think the name Estel should fall under the following style category: Traditional
See other Traditional girl names
Based on our research, most people would imagine a person with the name Estel to be: A pleasant woman who is warm and witty
In one word, you might describe Estel as a(n) "pleasant
See other "pleasant" names for girls