Given Name ELLA (2)

GENDER: Feminine
PRONOUNCED: EL-ə (English), EL-lah (Finnish)  [details]

Meaning & History

Diminutive of ELEANOR, ELLEN (1), and other names beginning with El. It can also be a short form of names ending in ella.
DIMINUTIVES: Lillia, Nellie, Nelly (English)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Shelena (African American), Helena, Helene (Ancient Greek), Zabel (Armenian), Elaine (Arthurian Romance), Elixabete (Basque), Elisabeth, Elisheba, Elizabeth (Biblical), Elisabet (Biblical Greek), Elisheva (Biblical Hebrew), Elisabeth (Biblical Latin), Elena, Eleonora, Elisaveta (Bulgarian), Elisabet (Catalan), Elizabeta, Helena, Jelena (Croatian), Alžběta, Helena, Alena, Eliška, Lenka (Czech), Eleonora, Elisabeth, Heleen, Helena, Isabella, Isabelle, Betje, Elise, Ellen, Elly, Els, Else, Elsje, Heleentje, Ilse, Isa, Lies, Liesbeth, Liese, Liesje, Lijsbeth, Lisa, Noor, Noortje, Nora (Dutch), Eliisabet, Helena, Jelena, Leena, Liis, Liisa, Liisi, Liisu (Estonian), Eléonore, Élisabeth, Hélène, Isabel, Isabelle, Babette, Élise, Lili, Liliane, Lilianne, Lise, Lisette (French), Bet, Lys (Frisian), Sabela (Galician), Elene, Elisabed, Eliso (Georgian), Elena, Eleonora, Eleonore, Elisabeth, Helena, Helene, Isabel, Isabelle, Lore, Alena, Bettina, Elisa, Elise, Elli, Elsa, Else, Ilsa, Ilse, Isa, Isabell, Isabella, Lena, Lene, Leni, Leonore, Lies, Liesa, Liese, Liesel, Liesl, Lili, Lilli, Lisa, Lisbeth, Nora (German), Elena, Eleni, Eleonora, Elisavet, Elli, Lena (Greek), Helen, Helena, Helene (Greek Mythology), Elikapeka (Hawaiian), Elisheva (Hebrew), Eleonóra, Erzsébet, Heléna, Izabella, Bözsi, Erzsi, Lili, Liliána, Nóra, Zsóka (Hungarian), Elísabet, Helena, Elsa (Icelandic), Eilís, Eilish, Isibéal, Léan, Sibéal (Irish), Elena, Eleonora, Elisabetta, Ileana, Isabella, Elisa, Elsa, Isa, Leonora, Liana, Liliana, Lisa, Lora, Lorita, Nora, Norina (Italian), Elīna, Helēna, Jeļena, Jelena (Latvian), Bet, Betje, Noor, Noortje (Limburgish), Elena, Elžbieta, Jelena, Elzė (Lithuanian), Elena, Elisaveta, Beti, Veta (Macedonian), Ealisaid (Manx), Ibb (Medieval English), Isabel (Medieval Occitan), Aliénor, Isabèl (Occitan), Eleonora, Elżbieta, Helena, Izabela, Izabella, Ela, Eliza, Iza, Lena, Liliana (Polish), Helena, Isabel, Leonor, Belinha, Elisa, Elisabete, Isabela, Lena, Liana, Liliana (Portuguese), Eliza, Izabel, Lílian (Portuguese (Brazilian)), Elena, Elisabeta, Ileana, Isabela, Isabella, Ilinca, Lenuța, Liana, Liliana (Romanian), Elena, Eleonora, Elizaveta, Yelena, Yelizaveta, Alyona, Lena, Liza, Lizaveta (Russian), Elene (Sardinian), Ealasaid, Eilionoir, Elspet, Elspeth, Iseabail, Ishbel, Isobel, Beileag, Eilidh, Lileas, Lilias, Lillias (Scottish), Jelena, Jelisaveta, Jela (Serbian), Alžbeta, Elena, Helena, Alena, Eliška, Lenka (Slovak), Elizabeta, Helena, Jelena, Alena, Alenka, Špela (Slovene), Elena, Ileana, Isabel, Leonor, Ysabel, Eli, Elisa, Elisabet, Isa, Isabela, Liliana (Spanish), Eleonora, Olena, Yelyzaveta, Lesya (Ukrainian), Elen, Elin, Bethan (Welsh)
SAME SPELLING: Ella (1)
USER SUBMISSIONS: Ella, Ellá

Categories

diminutives, Lorien Legacies Characters, short forms, top 10 in Australia, top 10 in Denmark, top 10 in Finland, top 10 in Norway, top 10 in Sweden, top 10 in the UK
Entry updated December 3, 2014