[ 2 syll. as-tra, ast-ra ] The baby girl name Astra is pronounced as AES-TRah- †. Astra is primarily used in the English language. It is of Old Greek and Old Norse origin. Old Greek origin: It is derived from the word 'aster' which means star.
In addition, Astra is a form of the Dutch, English, German, and Scandinavian name Astrid.
Astra has 16 forms that are used in English and other languages. Forms of Astra used in English include Aasta, Asta, Astah, Astara, Aster, Astera, Asteria, Astin, Astraea, Astrah, Astrea, Astree, Astrey, Astria, and Astrya. A form of the name in other languages is the German Astriz.
See also the related category star (moon).
Astra is unusual as a baby girl name. It is not ranked within the top 1000. Out of the family of girl names directly linked to Astra, Astrid was the most commonly used in 2016.
Baby names that sound like Astra include Adayr, Adayre, Adore, Adrey, Adry, Aster, Asthor, Asthore, Astree, Astrey, Astrée, Astri, Astyr, Eister, Eistir, Adoreh, Astera, Asteria, Astraea, and Astraia.
† Pronunciation for Astra: AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)"