Given Name DELLA

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: DEL-ə   [details]

Meaning & History

Diminutive of ADELA or ADELAIDE. A famous bearer is American actress and singer Della Reese (1931-).

Categories

actresses, currently out of the US top 1000, diminutives, singers
VARIANTS: Ada, Addie, Addy, Delia
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Adalheidis, Adela, Adelais, Alda, Adelina (Ancient Germanic), Alisa (Bosnian), Adelina (Bulgarian), Alícia (Catalan), Adéla (Czech), Heidi (Danish), Adelheid, Aleid, Aleida, Alida (Dutch), Aliisa, Alisa, Aada, Ada, Adele, Heidi (Finnish), Adélaïde, Adèle, Alice, Alix, Aude, Adeline, Aline, Alison, Line (French), Elke (Frisian), Adele, Adelheid, Ada, Adelina, Alida, Alina, Heida, Heidi (German), Aliki (Greek), Adél, Adelaida, Aliz, Ada, Alida (Hungarian), Ailís (Irish), Adelaide, Adele, Alda, Alice, Ada, Adelina, Alina (Italian), Alise (Latvian), Aalis (Medieval French), Heidi (Norwegian), Adela, Adelajda, Alicja, Ada, Alina (Polish), Adelaide, Alda, Aldina, Alice, Alícia, Adelina (Portuguese), Aline (Portuguese (Brazilian)), Adela, Adelina, Alina (Romanian), Alisa (Russian), Aileas (Scottish), Alica (Slovak), Adela, Adelaida, Adelia, Alicia, Adelina (Spanish), Adelita (Spanish (Latin American)), Heidi (Swedish), Alisa (Ukrainian), Alis (Welsh)
  United States
not
ranked
2016