Origin of the name ASTREA.
Etymology of the
Meaning of the baby name ASTREA.
A variant of Greek Astræa
(q.v.), meaning "star-maiden." In mythology, this is the
name of a daughter of Zeus and Thetis. She was a goddess of justice,
and lived on earth among men during the Golden Age. (Heroes and
Heroines of Fiction, Walsh, 1915). Also see Astra.