DELLA
GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: DEL-ə   [key]
Meaning & History
Diminutive of ADELA or ADELAIDE. A famous bearer is American actress and singer Della Reese (1931-).
Related Names
VARIANTS: Ada, Addie, Addy, Adelia
DIMINUTIVE: Delia
OTHER LANGUAGES: Adalheidis, Adela, Adelais, Adelina (Ancient Germanic), Alícia (Catalan), Adéla (Czech), Heidi (Danish), Adelheid, Aleid, Aleida, Alida (Dutch), Adele, Aliisa, Alisa, Aada, Ada, Heidi (Finnish), Adélaïde, Adèle, Alice, Alix, Adeline, Aline, Alison (French), Elke (Frisian), Adele, Adelheid, Ada, Adelina, Aleida, Alida, Alina, Heida, Heidi (German), Adél, Adelaida, Aliz, Ada, Alida (Hungarian), Ailís (Irish), Adelaide, Adele, Alice, Ada, Adelina, Alina (Italian), Alise (Latvian), Aleit (Low German), Aalis (Medieval French), Heidi (Norwegian), Adela, Adelajda, Alicja, Ada, Alina (Polish), Adelaide, Alice, Alícia, Adelina, Aline (Portuguese), Adela, Adelina, Alina (Romanian), Alisa (Russian), Aileas (Scottish), Alica (Slovak), Adela, Adelaida, Alicia, Adelia, Adelina (Spanish), Adelita, Alita (Spanish (Latin American)), Heidi (Swedish), Alis (Welsh)
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