Bella

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Bella
Gender Female
Language(s) Italian
Origin
Meaning Beautiful
Region of origin Italy
Other names
Anglicisation(s) Belle
Derivative(s) Isabella, Isabelle, Bella, Belle, Annabella, Annabelle

Bella is a female name. It is a diminutive form of names ending in -bella, such as Isabella and Annabella. "Bella" is related to the Italian and Latin words for beautiful.[1][2] Despite the name Bella meaning beautiful, Bella is also literally translated in Latin meaning "Wars."[3] Bella may also refer to:

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Fictional characters[edit]

  • Bella Cooper, on the New Zealand soap opera Shortland Street
  • Bella Swan, female protagonist of the Twilight series

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