Ella

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See also: ella, Ellá, -ella, eļļa, and eļļā

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

19th century diminutive of Eleanor or Ellen, later also used for any name ending in -ella, such as Gabriella or Daniella.

  • Similar abbreviations have been formed independently in many European languages, for any name containing the syllable -el-, e.g. Elisabeth.

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Ella

  1. A female given name. (El‧Ah)
    • 1936 Margaret Mitchell: Gone With the Wind: Chapter XLII:
      She was named Ella Lorena, Ella for her grandmother Ellen, and Lorena because it was the most fashionable name of the day for girls,

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Danish[edit]

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Ella

  1. A female given name, similar to English Ella.

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Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈelːɑ]
  • Hyphenation: El‧la

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Ella

  1. A female given name, similar to English Ella.

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German[edit]

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Ella

  1. A female given name, similar to English Ella.

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Norwegian[edit]

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Ella

  1. A female given name, similar to English Ella.

Swedish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Ella

  1. A female given name, similar to English Ella. Also a contraction of Edla.

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