Stella is a name with Latin origins. The meaning of the name Stella is star. The most common nickname for Stella is Stell.
Stella Adler was a famous acting teacher known for the “Adler Method” of acting. Stella McCartney is daughter to Beatle Paul McCartney and a famous fashion designer in her own right. Singers named Stella include Stella Maessen, Stella vander, and Stella Cornelia.
The most famous Stella from fiction is likely Stella Kowalski from A Streetcar Named Desire. Stella is also a name featured in the t.v. shows How I Met Your Mother and CSI:NY.
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