Given Name JELA

GENDER: Feminine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Јела (Serbian)

Meaning & History

Short form of JELENA or JELISAVETA. It also means "fir tree" in Serbian and Croatian.

Categories

celestial, fire, green, light, nature, plants, trees, weather
VARIANTS: Jelka (Serbian), Jelka (Croatian)
DIMINUTIVES: Jelica (Serbian), Jelica (Croatian)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Helena, Helene (Ancient Greek), Zabel (Armenian), Elixabete (Basque), Elisabeth, Elisheba, Elizabeth (Biblical), Elisabet (Biblical Greek), Elisheba (Biblical Hebrew), Elisabeth (Biblical Latin), Elena, Elisaveta (Bulgarian), Alžběta, Helena, Eliška (Czech), Elin, Elisabet, Elisabeth, Helen, Helena, Helene, Isabella, Eli, Elise, Ella, Else, Lilly, Lis, Lisa, Lisbet, Lise, Lissi (Danish), Elisabeth, Heleen, Helena, Isabella, Isabelle, Betje, Elise, Elly, Els, Else, Elsje, Ilse, Lies, Liesbeth, Liese, Liesje, Lijsbeth, Lisa (Dutch), Elisabeth, Elizabeth, Ellen, Helen, Helena, Isabel, Isabelle, Bess, Bessie, Beth, Betsy, Bette, Bettie, Betty, Buffy, Elisa, Eliza, Ella, Elle, Ellie, Elly, Elsa, Elsabeth, Elsie, Elyse, Elyzabeth, Libbie, Libby, Liddy, Lilian, Lilibet, Lilibeth, Lillian, Lisa, Lise, Liz, Liza, Lizbeth, Lizette, Lizzie, Lizzy, Tetty (English), Eliisabet, Helena, Jelena, Liis, Liisa, Liisi, Liisu (Estonian), Eliina, Elina, Elisabet, Helena, Eliisa, Elisa, Ella, Elsa, Liisa, Liisi (Finnish), Élisabeth, Hélène, Isabel, Isabelle, Babette, Élise, Lili, Lise (French), Sabela (Galician), Elene, Elisabed, Eliso (Georgian), Elena, Elisabeth, Helena, Helene, Isabel, Isabelle, Bettina, Elisa, Elise, Elli, Elsa, Else, Ilsa, Ilse, Lies, Liesa, Liese, Liesel, Liesl, Lili, Lilli, Lisa, Lisbeth (German), Elena, Eleni, Elisavet, Elli, Lena (Greek), Helen, Helena, Helene (Greek Mythology), Elikapeka (Hawaiian), Elisheva (Hebrew), Erzsébet, Heléna, Izabella, Bözsi, Erzsi, Zsóka (Hungarian), Elísabet, Helena, Elsa (Icelandic), Eilís, Eilish, Isibéal, Léan (Irish), Elena, Elisabetta, Ileana, Isabella, Elisa, Elsa, Lisa (Italian), Elīna, Helēna, Jelena, Jeļena (Latvian), Elena, Elžbieta, Jelena, Elzė (Lithuanian), Elena, Elisaveta, Beti, Veta (Macedonian), Ealisaid (Manx), Isabel (Medieval Occitan), Elin, Elisabet, Elisabeth, Helen, Helena, Helene, Isabella, Eli, Elise, Ella, Else, Lilly, Lis, Lisa, Lisbet, Lise, Liss (Norwegian), Isabèl (Occitan), Elżbieta, Helena, Izabela, Izabella, Ela, Eliza (Polish), Helena, Isabel, Elisa, Elisabete (Portuguese), Elena, Elisabeta, Ileana, Isabela, Isabella (Romanian), Elena, Elizaveta, Yelena, Yelizaveta, Alyona, Lena, Liza, Lizaveta (Russian), Elene (Sardinian), Ealasaid, Elspet, Elspeth, Iseabail, Ishbel, Isobel (Scottish), Elizabeta, Helena, Jelena, Jelka, Špela (Slovene), Elena, Ileana, Isabel, Ysabel, Eli, Elisabet (Spanish), Elin, Elina, Elisabet, Elisabeth, Helen, Helena, Helene, Isabella, Elise, Ella, Elsa, Lilly, Lis, Lisa, Lisbet, Lise (Swedish), Olena, Yelyzaveta, Lesya (Ukrainian), Elen, Elin (Welsh)