Name: Zella

Origin and Meaning of the Name Zella

  • Meaning:
    Little Marcus
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    Little Marcus
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (ZEH lah), (ZEL ah)
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Miscellaneous Info for Zella

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  • Used in:
    English and German speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Zella is a pet form of the German form of Marcella, Marzella. Zella was a very popular name from the 1880's to the late 1940's and early 1950's.

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