Celestine name meaning

Updated: May 30th, 2024
Gender: Girl
Origin: Latin
Usage: English, Swedish, Danish, Norwegian and Finnish
Pronunciation: pronunciation of Celestine ce-lesti-ne
Meaning: Heavenly, Divine, Of Sky and Of the Sky
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What does Celestine mean?

Notably used in Finnish, Norwegian, English, Danish and Swedish durable and pleasing, Celestine is used as a unisex name, meaning of Celestine is "Heavenly, Divine, Of Sky or Of the Sky" came from Latin.

Celestine is variant of eternal Celestina. Celestina is variant of immutable and widespread Celeste. Celestina is effeminate form of The Latin Name Caelestis = Heavenly. Celestina is Italian and Spanish cognate of Coelestina.

Celestina means Of the Sky and The Word Coelestis with the Meaning Heavenly of the Sky came from Latin. Celestine is variation of long standing and loved Celeste. Celeste is variation of long standing Celestina.

Meaning of Celeste is The Word Coelestis Which is of the Meaning Heavenly of the Sky, Divine and Heavenly is originated from Latin.

How do I pronounce Celestine?

Two syllabled Celestine is most commonly pronounced as ce-lesti-ne. Some people pronounce it as cel(es)-tine.

Variants of Celestine

Celestino, Celeste, Celestina, Caelestis, Celina, Coelestina, Celesta, Calina, Celine, Celena, Caelius, Caelia, Asselina, Marcelina

How popular is the name Celestine?

In United States, Celestine was once a common name since emerging in 1880 it has been given to over 9820 babies. When at its peak in 1902,. However the graph is now showing a downward trend after 162 years.

In addition to that, the name has been in Also, In France, Celestine was once a common name since emerging in 1900 it has been given to over 11761 babies. At the peak of its usage in 1901,.

However after 115 years, the name is on free fall on the charts.

Celestine is an uncommon baby name in England and Wales where it has been in use since 1996 and achieved its top ranking of 2367 in 2016.

Celestine is a rare baby name in Ireland, chances of it being still in use are very slim and also in Belgium. However things change on global perspective, Celestine is extremely popular in DR Congo where every 1 in 600 have the name.

Also the baby name is popular in Nigeria, Kenya, Benin, Cameroon, Madagascar, Rwanda and Ethiopia. At least, 320000 people around the globe have been given the name as per our research.

View more ▾View full list ▾[1] Source: Social Security Administration


Celestine in Nordic countries

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Numerological analysis of Celestine

You are always there to help people in need with a good advice or do something that would ease up their situation, or at least make them feel more comfortable in their own skin. You know yourself so well, that you always find a way to keep yourself amused. Learn what makes you happy. You are a good listener, and always give the best advice, especially when it comes to relationships. You love books and movies with a powerful message.

Looking for a name like Celestine? Please go through the following names

  •  Mauno - Used notably in Swedish and Norwegian, Mauno customarily aimed at boys has its roots in Latin, Mauno means "Great or Large"
  •  Martti - Boy name Martti is originated from Latin which is used substantially in Finnish, Norwegian and Danish languages, meaning of Martti is "Mars"
  •  Aemilius - Especially used in Finnish, Aemilius aimed at baby boys which of Etruscan and Latin origin, meaning of Aemilius is "Friendly"
  •  Lilya means Companion of the Night is rooted from Arabic and Latin and is used for baby girls is dominantly used in Finnish
  •  Quint - Originated from Latin, Customary Quint is mainly used in English mainly bestowed upon baby boys, Quint means "Surname or Fifth"

Middle names for Celestine

Some great options for widely-accepted and familiar middle names to go with Celestine.

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Sibling Names for Celestine

If you're looking for sibling names to go with the baby name Celestine, we've got you covered! From traditional choices to unique picks, here are some ideas to help you find the perfect combination for your growing family.

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Famous people named Celestine

  • Celestine Kapsner, Catholic priest and exorcist
  • Celestine Babayaro, Nigerian former footballer
  • Celestine Omehia, fourth Governor of Rivers State


  1. Social Security Administration, https://www.ssa.gov/oact/babynames/index.html
  2. Office for National Statistics, https://www.ons.gov.uk/peoplepopulationandcommunity/birthsdeathsandmarriages/livebirths
  3. Central Statistics Office - An Phríomh-Oifig Staidrimh, https://visual.cso.ie/?body=entity/babynames
  4. Institut national de la statistique et des études économiques, https://www.insee.fr/fr/statistiques/2540004
  5. Sociale Verzekeringsbank, https://statbel.fgov.be/en/themes/population/family-names-and-first-names/first-names-boys-and-girls
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