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Gender: Female

The name Nella is a girl's name . Nella and discussed in our forums with posts like "Adding Then Eliminating -- Girls Themed".

Variation of Nell

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Famous People Named Nella

Nella Walker, American actress
Nellallitea "Nella" Larsen (born Nellie Walker), American novelist
Nella Martinetti, Swiss singer-songwriter
Nella Simaová, Czech figure skater
Nella Beevor, daughter of English writers Artemis Cooper and Antony Beevor

Pop Culture References for the name Nella

"Nella Fantasia" - a famous italian song
Nella Chain, alias of Anne Cahill in "The 39 Clues" series
Could be used as a short form of Penelope, Antonella, Fenella, Ornella, Petronella, Prunella, Danella, etc.
Nella the Princess Night, a cartoon on NickJr.


RoddyThlayli Says:


I really like Nell and Nellie, but something about Nella bothers me. I think it's the -ella ending.

Layla Habibi Says:


I named my daughter Nella last year and we get lots of compliments on it.

ElsaAnne Says:


To me, this sounds old-fashioned and modern at the same time, it's adorable!

princesskitra Says:


My granddaughter's name is Janella (combination of Jane and Ella), and she's called Nella for short. :-)

kitchi1 Says:


Makes me think of how some people pronounce "Vanilla". Love Nell and Nellie, though...