Estelle


Estelle

Estelle can refer to several meanings:

Places

* Estelle, Louisiana
* Estelle (Arrigas), a hamlet in France, part of the commune of Arrigas, Gard
* Estelle (Saint-Jory), a hamlet in France, part of the commune of Saint-Jory, Haute-Garonne

People

Infobox Given Name Revised
name = Estelle


imagesize=
caption=
pronunciation=
gender =
meaning =
region =
origin = Old French
related names =
footnotes =
Estelle is a female given name of French origin, derived from Latin stella "star".
* Estelle, a UK female singer/rapper.
* Estelle Asmodelle, an Australian transsexual model, dancer and actress.
* Estelle Blackburn, an award-winning Australian journalist.
* Estelle Getty, an American actress who starred in The Golden Girls
* Estelle Morris, the Baroness Morris of Yardley, a British politician.

Characters

* Estelle, a character in Jean-Paul Sartre's "No Exit".
* Estelle Costanza, a character on the TV series "Seinfeld".
* Estelle Leonard, a character in the TV series "Friends".
* Estelle is also an NPC character from the online multiplayer game MapleStory
* Estelle (Estellise) Sidos Heurassein, a playable sharacter in Tales Of Vesperia

Law

The US Supreme Court case of Estelle v. Williams, 425 U.S. 501 (1976) (holding that a State cannot compel a criminal defendant, over his objection, to stand trial in his jail clothes).

Computer science

A Formal Description Technique initially approved as an ISO DraftInternational Standard but finally withdrawn in 1989. Status Report at: [http://www.iso.org/iso/iso_catalogue/catalogue_tc/catalogue_detail.htm?csnumber=16659 ISO 9074:1989]

Others

* A car Škoda 105/120 ("Skoda Estelle" is its British name)
* There have been several Hurricane Estelles in the eastern north Pacific
* The Estelle Maersk (IMO: 9321495, Port of Registry: Hellerup, Denmark) is the largest container ship, capacity 11,000 teu
* "Estelle" by M. de Florian (Second publishing in 1788. 1802 publishing by Boosey)

ee also

Estella


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Estelle — ist ein weiblicher Vorname. Herkunft und Bedeutung Der Name Estelle kommt vom lateinischen Stella „Stern“. Namensträgerinnen Estelle Axton (1918–2004), US amerikanische Unternehmerin, Gründerin von Stax Records Estelle Getty (1923–2008), US… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Estelle — est un prénom d origine latine : stella, par l intermédiaire de l occitan estela : « étoile ». Il peut également désigner : Sommaire 1 Personnalités 2 Personnages 3 Noms de famille …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Estelle — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Estelle Estelle Swaray (nacida el 18 de enero de 1980), más conocida como Estelle, anteriormente Est´elle, es una música y productora de hip hop originaria del Reino Unido. Nació en el oeste de Londres. De madre… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Estelle — Estelle, LA U.S. Census Designated Place in Louisiana Population (2000): 15880 Housing Units (2000): 5124 Land area (2000): 5.054812 sq. miles (13.091902 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 5.054812… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Estelle, LA — U.S. Census Designated Place in Louisiana Population (2000): 15880 Housing Units (2000): 5124 Land area (2000): 5.054812 sq. miles (13.091902 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 5.054812 sq. miles… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Estelle — f English: Old French name meaning ‘star’ (Latin STELLA (SEE Stella)), comparatively rarely used during the Middle Ages. It was revived in the 19th century, together with the Latinate form Estella, which was used by Dickens for the ward of Miss… …   First names dictionary

  • Estelle — [e stel′, istel′] n. [Fr] a feminine name; var. Estella, Stella …   English World dictionary

  • Estelle — Estella, Estelle französischer Ursprung, Bedeutung: Stern …   Deutsch namen

  • Estelle — Provenance. Vient du latin stella Signifie étoile Se fête le 11 mai. Histoire. Fille du légat romain de la ville de Saintes, Estelle se fait baptiser par l évêque Eutrope à l insu de son père. Fascinée par la sainteté du pasteur, elle construit… …   Dictionnaire des prénoms français, arabes et bretons

  • Estelle — Original name in latin Estelle Name in other language State code US Continent/City America/Chicago longitude 29.84576 latitude 90.10674 altitude 1 Population 16377 Date 2011 05 14 …   Cities with a population over 1000 database