Isabella

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latinate and Italian form of Isabel.

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Isabella

  1. A female given name from Hebrew.
    • c. 1603–1604, William Shakespeare, “Measvre for Measure”, in Mr. William Shakespeares Comedies, Histories, & Tragedies [] (First Folio), London: [] Isaac Iaggard, and Ed[ward] Blount, published 1623, OCLC 606515358, (please specify the act number in uppercase Roman numerals, and the scene number in lowercase Roman numerals):
      : 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 from Latin popular in the 2000s.

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Dutch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish Isabel and Latin Isabella.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌi.zaːˈbɛ.laː/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: Isa‧bel‧la
  • Rhymes: -ɛlaː

Proper noun[edit]

Isabella f

  1. A female given name.

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/, [ˈis̠ɑˌbe̞lːɑ]
  • Rhymes: -elːɑ
  • Syllabification: I‧sa‧bel‧la

Proper noun[edit]

Isabella

  1. A female given name from Latin.
    • 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
Possessive forms of Isabella (type kala)
possessor singular plural
1st person Isabellani Isabellamme
2nd person Isabellasi Isabellanne
3rd person Isabellansa

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Isabella.

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Proper noun[edit]

Isabella

  1. A female given name from Latin, popular in the 2000's

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From (Old) Spanish Isabel.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /i.zaˈbɛl.la/, /i.zaˈbel.la/[1]
  • Rhymes: -ɛlla, -ella
  • Hyphenation: I‧sa‧bèl‧la, I‧sa‧bél‧la

Proper noun[edit]

Isabella f

  1. A female given name

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Isabella in Luciano Canepari, Dizionario di Pronuncia Italiana (DiPI)

Norwegian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Proper noun[edit]

Isabella

  1. A female given name from Latin 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.

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Isabella c (genitive Isabellas)

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

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