Name: Bella

Origin and Meaning of the Name Bella

  • Meaning:
    My God is a vow
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    (BEL ah)
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    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Short form of '-bella' names such as Isabella or Annabella. It is also the Italian and Spanish feminine adjective for 'beautiful'.

    'Bella' was the name of a 2006 film by Alejandro Gomez Monteverde.

    Bearers include American politician Bella Abzug, fashion designer Bella Freud and the wife of artist Marc Chagall, Bella Rosenfeld, who was featured in several of his paintings.

    Bells is the name of the heroine and lead character in the Twilight book series by Stephenie Meyer.

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