BELLA
GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: BEL-ə   [key]
Meaning & History
Short form of ISABELLA and other names ending in bella. It is also associated with the Italian word meaning "beautiful".
Related Names
VARIANTS: Belle, Ibbie, Issy, Izzy, Sabella
OTHER LANGUAGES: Isa (Dutch), Isa (German), Sibéal (Irish), Ibb (Medieval English), Belinha (Portuguese), Beileag (Scottish), Isa (Spanish)
Popularity
United States  ranked #54 
England/Wales  ranked #58 
Canada (BC)  - 
Australia (NSW)  ranked #45 
Netherlands  ranked #478 
New Zealand  ranked #31 
Northern Ireland  ranked #66 
Scotland  ranked #87