Isabella: Name Meaning, Popularity and Info on BabyNames.com

Isabella

What is the meaning of the name Isabella?

The name Isabella is primarily a female name of Italian origin that means God Is My Oath.

Isabella is derived from the name Isabel, which is a variant of Elizabeth. Elizabeth is a name of Hebrew origin, meaning "God is my oath." The name Isabella has been used in many cultures and languages, including Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, and English. The name has been popular for centuries and has been used by royalty and nobility in Europe. Nicknames for Isabella include Izzy, Iz, Bella, and Belle. 

Queen Isabella refers to several queens throughout history, but the most well-known is Isabella I of Castile, also known as Isabella the Catholic. She was born on April 22, 1451, in Madrigal de las Altas Torres, Spain, and ruled as queen from 1474 until her death in 1504. Isabella is remembered for her role in the Spanish Reconquista, the unification of Spain, and for sponsoring the voyages of Christopher Columbus.

Five famous people named Isabella include:

Isabella Rossellini - An Italian-American actress, model, and philanthropist. She has appeared in numerous films, including "Blue Velvet" and "Death Becomes Her."
Isabella Gomez - A Colombian-American actress, known for her role as Elena Alvarez in the Netflix series "One Day at a Time."
Isabella Blow - An English magazine editor and fashion icon, who was known for discovering and promoting young designers such as Alexander McQueen and Philip Treacy.
Isabella Boylston - An American ballet dancer, who is a principal dancer with the American Ballet Theatre.
Isabella Leong - A Hong Kong actress and singer, who has appeared in numerous films in Hong Kong and mainland China.

Five fictional characters named Isabella include:

Isabella Swan - The protagonist of the "Twilight" book series by Stephenie Meyer. She is a human teenager who falls in love with a vampire named Edward Cullen.
Isabella Garcia-Shapiro - A character from the animated TV series "Phineas and Ferb." She is a young girl who is the neighbor and friend of the titular characters.
Isabella Molina - A character from the movie "The Mask of Zorro." She is the love interest of the main character, Zorro.
Isabella Linton - A character from the novel "Wuthering Heights" by Emily Bronte. She is the daughter of Edgar Linton and the wife of Heathcliff's son, Linton Heathcliff.
Isabella Thorpe - A character from the novel "Northanger Abbey" by Jane Austen. She is a manipulative and deceitful young woman who befriends the novel's protagonist, Catherine Morland.

Different Spellings of the name Isabella:

Isabela, Izabella, Issabella, Izabela

People who like the name Isabella also like:

Grace, Ava, Ella, Olivia, Emma, Charlotte, Sophia, Ethan, Liam, Jackson, Aiden, Gabriel, Alexander, Jacob

Names like Isabella:

Iqbal, Isabelle, Isabel

Celebrity Babies with this Name:

Isabella James Statham - daughter of Jason Statham and Rosie Huntington-Whiteley , born 2022
Isabella Patricia Phillips - daughter of Lou Diamond Phillips and Kelly Phillips , born 1997
Isabella Jane Cruise - daughter of Tom Cruise and Nicole Kidman , born 1992

Stats for the Name Isabella

checkmark Isabella is currently #73 on the Baby Names Popularity Charts
checkmark Isabella is currently #6 in U.S. births

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Isabella - Rheinallt H. Rowlands, Laurie Geltman
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