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Gender: Female Meaning of Nella: "bright, shining one" Origin of Nella: English, diminutive of Helen, Eleanor, et al

Nella Origin and Meaning

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RoddyThlayli Says:

2016-03-30T18:46:32

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

Layla Habibi Says:

2015-09-16T03:34:48

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

ElsaAnne Says:

2015-07-03T06:53:46

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

princesskitra Says:

2014-11-09T18:57:59

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

kitchi1 Says:

2014-06-27T02:30:56

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