All About the Name Isabella

The Origin and Meaning of Isabella

“Isabella is the Spanish and Italian variation of the Hebrew name Elisheba, meaning “God is my oath” or “devoted to God”.

Popularity of Isabella

Isabella has been in the top ten names for years.  It is popular in many cultures.

In 2004, it made the top 10, and the #1 spot in 2009. Isabella became even more popular after the movie, “Twilight” came out who’s main character was “Bella Swan.” As of writing this post in 2021, Isabella is 7th on the Social Security’s Baby Names chart.

Nicknames for Isabella

Nicknames associated with Isabella are: Issy, Izzy, Bella, Belle, Isabel or Isabelle.

What do Nicole Kidman, Lou Diamond Phillips, Matt Damon, Lori Loughlin and Josh GAd have in common? 

They all have daughters named Isabella.

Famous “Isabella’s” are:

Isabella II, Queen of Spain
Isabella of France, Queen of England
Isabella Bird, nineteenth-century British explorer, writer, photographer, and naturalist.
Isabella Clara Eugenia, Infanta of Spain, ruler of the Spanish Netherlands, daughter of Philip II of Spain
Isabella of Angoulême, Queen of England, wife of King John
Isabella of Portugal, Holy Roman Empress
Isabella Acres, American actress
Isabella Beeton Memoirist
Isabella Boylston, American ballerina
Isabella Blow, English magazine editor
Isabella De Villiers, South African opera singer, actress
Isabella Fogliazza, Italian actress
Isabella Stewart Gardner, American art collector and socialite
Isabella Henrietta Ingrid Margrethe, Princess of Denmark
Isabella Hofmann , American Actress
Isabella D’Este, Marchesa of Mantua and Renaissance woman
Isabella Amora Watson, daughter of actress Jennifer Freeman
Isabella Laböck,  professional German snowboarder
Isabella Linton, character in “Wuthering Heights”
Isabella Loggins, daughter of American singer Kenny Loggins
Isabella Jane Cruise, daughter of actors Tom Cruise and Nicole Kidman
Isabella Patricia, daughter of actor Lou Diamond Phillips
Isabella Damon, daughter of actor Matt Damon
Isabella Rack Giannulli, daughter of actress Lori Loughlin
Isabella Eve Gad, daughter of actor Josh Gad
Isabella  Rossellini, Italian actress, daughter of actress Ingrid Bergman
Isabella “Bella” Swan, character in the Twilight series
Isabella Tobias, American born, Israeli Ice Skater
Isabella van Vollenhoven, daughter of Prince Bernhard of Orange-Nassau

My Sweet Granddaughter, Isabella

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