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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Astraea

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  • A submission from Virginia, United States says the name Astraea means "Goddess of Inoccence" and is of Latin origin.
  • A user from Canada says the name Astraea is of Latin origin and means "Star ; Goddess of the Galaxy".

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From the ancient Greek, Ἀστραῖα; "star maiden".

  1. (Greek mythology) The Greek goddess of stars and justice; similar to Dike, equivalent to the Roman goddess Justitia.
  2. (astronomy) Short for 5 Astraea, the asteroid.

Fun Facts about the name Astraea

  • How Popular is the name Astraea? Astraea is the 33,666th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Astraea have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 123 babies born with the first name Astraea in the United States. That's more than enough people named Astraea to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Astraea? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1998 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Astraea born? The highest recorded use of the first name Astraea was in 2017 with a total of 39 babies.
  • Random Astraea Factoid: According to the 2016 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Astraea is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 2016.
  • Weird things about the name Astraea: Your name in reverse order is Aeartsa. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Atareas. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Astraea born Sep 29, 1936

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Austria approximately on 1300. Your profession was warrior, hunter, fisherman, and executor of sacrifices.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. Your lesson - to conquer jealousy and anger in yourself and then in those, who will select you as their guide. You should understand that these weaknesses are caused by fear and self-regret.

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