Stellar Names

Quick Guides:

Female names: Day, Moon, Night, Sun, Stars, Other
Male names: Moon, Night, Sun, Stars, Other
Both, Planets

(Female Names)

 

❀Day❀

Alaula: hawaiian: Light of daybreak

Aruna: hindu: Dawn

Arunima: hindu: Glow of dawn

Dagna: old german: A splendid day

Dagny: norwegian: Day, brightness

Dawn: old english: Dawn

Duha: muslim: Forenoon

Orianna: latin: Golden, dawning

Sandya: hindu: Sunset time

Seher: turkish: Dawn

Roxana: persian: Dawn

Sonsee-array: apache: Morning star takes away clouds

Zarah: hebrew: Coming of dawn

Zerlinda: hebrew: Beautiful dawn

Zora: greek: Dawn

❀Moon❀

Amaris: english: Child of the Moon

Ay: turkish: Moon

Aysel: turkish: Moonlike

Badria: afghani: Moonlike

Chandrika: hindu: moonlight

Chantrea: cambodian: Moonlight

Cynthia: greek: Moon

Dolunay: turkish: Full moon

Hilal: turkish: Cresent

Indu: hindu: moon

Indukala: hindu: moonlight

Indulala: hindu: moonlight

Induma: hindu: moon

Indumukhi: hindu: with moonlike face

Isadora: greek: Gift of the moon

Jyotsna: hindu: moonlight

Kamaria: somali: Like the moon

Kamra: muslim: Moon

Kaumudi: hindu: moonlight

Konane (koh-nah-neh): hawaiian: Bright as the moonlight

Levana: hebrew: Moon

Luna: latin: Moon

Lunula: latin: Half moon

Magena (mah-jeen-ah): native american: The coming moon

Mah: persian: Moon

Mahasti: persian: “You are a moon”

Mahin: persian: Related to the moon

Mahina (mah-heen-nah): hawaiian: Moon

Mahliqua: persian: Moonlike

Mahstai (mah-sah-tee): persian: Moon lady

Mehtap: turkish: Moonlight

Miakoda (migh-yah-koh-dah): native american: Power of the moon

Migina (mi-jee-nah): omaha indian: Moon returning

Mika (mee-kah): japanese: New moon

Mimiteh (meh-meh-teh): native american: New moon

Mitena: native american: Coming moon; new moon

Mitexi: native american: Sacred Moon

Neoma/Neona: greek: New Moon

Nuray: turkish: Moonlight

Ofra: mandinka: Moon

Philomena: greek: Lover of the moon

Quamarah: muslim: The moon

Qamra: arabic: Moon

Selena: greek: Moon

Shashi (shah-shee): hindu: Moonbeam

Soma: indian: Moon

Somatra: indian: Excelling the moon

Tainn: native american: New moon

Yue: chinese: Moon

❀Night❀

Koko: native american: Night

Laila (lah-ee-lah): danish: Night

Lailie (lay-lee): hebrew: Born during the night

Leila (lay-lah): arabic: Born at night, black

Lelia: swahili: night

Lila: arabic: Night

Nisha: india: Night

Nyx: greek: Night

Ratri: hindu: Night

Shabanna: muslim: Belonging to the night; young lady

❀Sun❀

Cam: english-gypsy: Beloved, refering to the sun

Ghazaalah: persian: Graceful; the sun

Grian (Gree-ahn): scottish: Sun

Grianghath (gree-an-gah-th): scottish: Sunbeam

Kala: hawaiian: Sun; princess

Levana: latin: Rising sun

Savita: indian: Sun

Shamsa: persian: Sun

Solana: spanish: Sunshine

Tanya: greek: Sun

❀Stars❀

Ashwini: hindu: name of a star

Asta: greek: Star

Astra: greek: Like a star

Astrid: armenian: Star

Anusha: hindu: beautiful morning, a star

Anuradha: hindu: a bright star

Chandani: hindu: star

Citla (see-tlah or seh-tal-ah): aztec: Star

Citlalmina (sit-lahl-MEEN-ah): aztec: Arrow stars (meteorite)

Danica (dah-nee-kah): slavic: The morning star

Estelle: latin: Star

Ester/Esther: swedish: Star

Falak: arabian: Star

Hesper: greek: Evening star

Hoshi: japanese: A star

Izar: basque: Star

Kira (kigh-rah): persian: Sun

Lani: hawaiian: Sky

Lumen: latin: Star

Mamid: native american: The star dancer

Najmah: arabian: Star

Najum: muslim: Stars

Parvin: persian: Cluster of stars, Pleiades

Roxanna: latin: Sparkling star

Sidra: latin: Like a star

Sitara: sanskrit: Morning Star

Soraya/Suraya: persian: Star; Pleiades constellation; Princess

Spica (spigh-kah): latin: Name of a star

Starlet: etymological: A diminuitive star, or a young aspiring
movie actress.

Svetlana (svet-lah- nah): russian: Star

Thurrayya: muslim: Star; the Pleiades

Yildiz: turkish: Star

❀Other❀

Ambar: hindu: Sky

Azura: english: Clear blue sky

Celeste/Celina/Celene/Celine/Celestia/Celestine/Celestina: jewish-latin:
Heavenly, celestial

Jannah/Jannat: muslim: Heaven, garden

Lani: hawaiian: Sky, heaven

Leilani: hawaiian: Heavenly (Sky) child

Mahirimah (mah-hher-eh-mah): persian: Sun-moon; very beautiful

Menaka: hindu: Celestial damsel

Nalani: hawaiian: Calmness of the heavens(skies)

Okelani: hawaiian: From heaven

Sahira (sah-heer-ah): muslim: Earth, moon, spring which flows
constantly


(Male Names)

 

❀Moon❀

Balachandra: hindu: Young moon

Chander/Chandra: hindu: Moon

Chandrashekhar: hindu: One who holds moon in his hair knot (Shiva)

Chandresh: hindu: Lord of the moon

Divyendu: hindu: Bright moon

Hemachandra: hindu: Golden moon

Jacy: native american: The moon

Lalitchandra: hindu: Beautiful moon

Mayank: hindu: Moon

Phoolendu: hindu: Full moon

Quamar: muslim: The moon

Shashank: hindu: Moon

Shashee: hindu: Moon

Sudhanssu: hindu: Moon

Tungesh: hindu: Moon

Virochan: hindu: Moon

❀Night❀

Daren: nigerian: Born at night

Delano: old french: Of the night

Nesf-e-shab: persian: Midnight

Nishit: hindu: Midnight

Yaten: japanese: Night sky

❀Sun❀

Aland: english: Bright as the sun

Anshuman: hindu: Sun

Arun: hindu: Sun

Bhaskar: hindu: Sun

Ciro: spanish: Sun

Dinesh: hindu: Sun

Dinkar: hindu: Sun

Divakar: hindu: Sun

Finley: english: Sunbeam

Hari: hindu: Sun

Ishan: hindu: Sun

Jayaditya: hindu: Victorious sun

Khorshid (kohr-sheed): persian: Sun

Lalitaditya: hindu: Beautiful sun

Martand: hindu: Sun

Mihir: hindu: Sun

Prabhakar: hindu: Sun

Samson: hebrew: Like the sun

Sol/Solis: latin: Sun; sunshine

Solisorcasus (soh-leh-sohr-kay-sas): latin: Sun-set

Solisortus (soh-leh-sohr-toos): latin: Sun-rise

Suresh: hindu: Sun

Surya: hindu: Sun

Suryakant: hindu: Loved by the sun

Tapan: hindu: Sun, summer

❀Stars❀

Altair: greek: Star

Baran: latin: Form of star Aldebaran

Eous (ee-oh-oos): latin: Morning star

Tarak: hindu: Star

Xihuitl (shee-WHEE-tl): aztec: Comet

❀Other❀

Ambar: hindu: Sky

Akash: hindu: Sky

Dag: norwegian: Day

Eos: latin: Dawn

Gagan (gay-gahn): sukhism: Sky, heaven

Gaganvihari: hindu: One who stays in heaven

Hinehr (high-nehr): korean: Sky

Kane (kah-nee): hawaiian: The eastern sky

Nilay: hindu: Heaven

Prabhat: hindu: Dawn

Rakesh: hindu: Lord of the night, sun

Rajanikant: hindu: Sun, lord of night

Taran: hindu: Heaven

Tlanextic (tlan-NEX-tik): aztec: The light of dawn

Yakecan (yah-keh-shen): dene indian: Skysong

Vyomesh: hindu: Lord of the sky


(Both)

 

Hoshi: japanese: Star

Nichi: japanese: Sun

Ryuuza: japanese: Draco (dragon) constellation

Sei: japanese: Star

Seiya: japanese: Star Field

Shab: persian: Night

Sobh: persian: Morning

Tsukino: japanese: Of the moon


❀Planets❀

Dosei: japanese: Saturn; roughly translates “earth star”

Kaiousei: japanese: Neptune; roughly translates “sea/ocean
king star”

Kasei: japanese: Mars; roughly translates “fire star”

Kinsei: japanese: Venus; roughly translates “gold star”

Meiousei: japanese: Pluto; roughly translates “dark king star”

Mokusei: japanese: Jupiter; roughly translates “wood star”

Mushtaree: muslim: Jupiter, planet

Suisei: japanese: Mercury; roughly translates “water star”

Taiyou/Hiyou: japanese: Sun; roughly translates “big sunshine”
or “fire sunshine”

Tennousei: japanese: Uranus; roughly translates “sky/heaven
king star”

Tsuchi: japanese: Earth

Tsuki: japanese: Moon