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Celeste Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Celeste is of Latin origin.

The meaning of Celeste is "heavenly".  


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 467  in baby name popularity for girls with 674 occurrences.    Less than 5 boys were given the name. 

View the Celeste Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Celeste has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Celeste to other names.


What will your new little Celeste be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

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Related Names

Celeste is a form of the name Caelestinus.

Other Tidbits

Some famous bearers of this name include: Celeste Holmes.

Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Celeste in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Celeste.

Just for fun, see the name Celeste in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Celeste in Nautical Flags page.

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Last year this name was ranked as one of the top 1000 most popular names within its gender.

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