noun \ˈste-lə\

Definition of STELLA

:  an experimental international coin based on the metric system that was issued by the United States in 1879 and 1880 and was worth about four dollars

Origin of STELLA

Latin, star; from the star on the reverse
First Known Use: 1879

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biographical name \ˈste-lə\

Definition of STELLA

Frank Philip 1936– Am. artist

Rhymes with STELLA


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