Isabella

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latinate and Italian form of Isabel.

Proper noun[edit]

Isabella

  1. A female given name.
    • 1604, William Shakespeare, Measure for Measure: Act I, Scene V:
      Can you so stead me,
      As bring me to the sight of Isabella,
      A novice of this place, and the fair sister
      To her unhappy brother Claudio?
    • 1857 Mary Anne Everett Green, Lives of the Princesses of England, Vol. 3, page 2 ("Elizabeth, eighth daughter of Edward I"):
      A contemporary, and usually very accurate chronicler, Bartholomew of Norwich, tells us that the queen called her infant by the barbarous name of Walkiniana; others again call her Isabella; but, in the wardrobe accounts, and all other state records, she is invariably designated Elizabeth.

Usage notes[edit]

  • Popular in England in the 19th century, and again in all English-speaking countries in the 2000s.

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Isabella in the Middle Ages.

Proper noun[edit]

Isabella

  1. A female given name popular in the 2000s.

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Faroese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Isabella f

  1. A female given name

Usage notes[edit]

Matronymics

  • son of Isabella: Isabelluson
  • daughter of Isabella: Isabelludóttir

Declension[edit]

Singular
Indefinite
Nominative Isabella
Accusative Isabellu
Dative Isabellu
Genitive Isabellu

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Isabella, recorded since the end of 19th century.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈisɑbelːɑ/
  • Hyphenation: I‧sa‧bel‧la

Proper noun[edit]

Isabella

  1. A female given name.
    • 1918 Anni Swan, Kaarinan kesäloma, WSOY (1956), page 27:
      Kaarina huomasi, että hienot, romaaneista lainatut nimet Fransiska, Isabella, Armand ja Raoul jokapäiväisessä käytännössä olivat yksinkertaisesti Sikke, Iisa, Manne ja Ralle. Ainoastaan kunnallisneuvoksetar käytti alkuperäisiä nimiä, hänkin enimmäkseen vieraiden läsnäollessa ja juhlallisimmissa tilaisuuksissa.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Isabella (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative Isabella Isabellat
genitive Isabellan Isabellojen
partitive Isabellaa Isabelloja
illative Isabellaan Isabelloihin
singular plural
nominative Isabella Isabellat
accusative nom. Isabella Isabellat
gen. Isabellan
genitive Isabellan Isabellojen
Isabellainrare
partitive Isabellaa Isabelloja
inessive Isabellassa Isabelloissa
elative Isabellasta Isabelloista
illative Isabellaan Isabelloihin
adessive Isabellalla Isabelloilla
ablative Isabellalta Isabelloilta
allative Isabellalle Isabelloille
essive Isabellana Isabelloina
translative Isabellaksi Isabelloiksi
instructive Isabelloin
abessive Isabellatta Isabelloitta
comitative Isabelloineen

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Isabella.

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Proper noun[edit]

Isabella

  1. A female given name popular in the 2000s.

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From (Old) Spanish Isabel.

Proper noun[edit]

Isabella (f)

  1. A female given name.

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Norwegian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Isabella. First recorded in Norway in the 14th century.

Proper noun[edit]

Isabella

  1. A female given name popular in the 2000s.

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Portuguese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Isabella f

  1. A female given name, variant of Isabel

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Isabella. First recorded as a Swedish given name in 1564.

Proper noun[edit]

Isabella c (genitive Isabellas)

  1. A female given name popular in the 2000s.

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