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Female Female Name


Sweden Swedish
Norway Norwegian
Finland Finnish
Denmark Danish

Origin and Meaning

1) Female form of Astrath (see Ástráðr) [1]

2) Variant form of Asfrith (see *Ásfriðr) [1]

3) From the name of the genus of flowering plants, derived from a Greek word for 'star' (related to Esther), so called for the radiate heads of the flowers [1]

Related Names

Aster Danish Finish Norwegian Swedish
Asteri Finish
Asther Swedish


Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Aster
Genitive: Asters
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Aster
Genitive: Asterin
Partitive: Asteria
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Aster
Genitive: Asters
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Aster
Genitive: Asters

Further Information

Strongest Period of Usage


No recent statistics trend found in databases for Aster.

Sources: [3] [4] [5] [2]


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Wilfried Seibicke: Historisches Deutsches Vornamenbuch (Band 1-4)
  2. 2.0 2.1 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland,
  3. Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden,
  4. Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark,
  5. Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway,