Usage: English (Modern)
Pronounced: AY-dənVariant of AIDANALEJANDRA
Pronounced: ah-le-KHAHN-drahSpanish form of ALEXANDRAALEX
Pronounced: AL-əks (English), AH-ləks (Dutch)ANA
Pronounced: AH-nah (Spanish)Form of ANNAISABEL
Pronounced: ee-sah-BEL (Spanish), IZ-ə-bel (English), ee-za-BEL (French), ee-zah-BEL (German)Medieval Occitan form of ELIZABETH. It spread throughout Spain, Portugal and France, becoming common among the royalty by the 12th century. It grew popular in England in the 13th century after Isabella of Angoulême married the English king John, and it was subsequently bolstered when Isabella of France married Edward II the following century.
This is the usual form of the name Elizabeth in Spain and Portugal, though elsewhere it is considered a parallel name, such as in France where it is used alongside Élisabeth.ISABELALatinate form of ISABELLIA (2)
Pronounced: LEE-ahShort form of ROSALIALILIANA
Pronounced: lee-LYAH-nah (Italian, Polish), lil-ee-AN-ə (English)Latinate form of LILLIANNESSA (1)
Pronounced: NES-əShort form of VANESSA and other names ending in nessa.SELENA
Gender: FeminineLatinized form of SELENE. This name was borne by popular Mexican-American singer Selena Quintanilla (1971-1995), who was known simply as Selena.