Meaning and Origin
What does the name Stela mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.
User Submitted Origins
User Submitted Meanings
- According to 5 people from all over the world, the name Stela is of Roman / Greek origin and means "Star".
Etymology: L., from Gr. � a post, an upright stone
- An ancient upright stone slab bearing markings
From Latin stēla, from Ancient Greek στήλη (stḗlē).
- (archaeology) an obelisk or upright stone pillar, usually as a primitive commemoration or gravestone
stela was also found in the following language(s): Icelandic, Lojban, Norwegian Nynorsk, Old Frisian, Old Norse, and Swedish