|Meaning:||God is my oath, God's promise|
|Related Names:||Elizabeth, Ella, Isabel, Isabelle, Isabelle, Isobel, Izabela|
ORIGIN AND HISTORY
The Italian version of Isabella was derived from Isabel (Latin Origin). In Spanish the name is a variant form of Elizabeth. Elizabeth is derived from the Hebrew name Elisheva meaning "God is my oath." Elizabeth appears in the New Testament as the mother of John the Baptist.
Towards the end of the 1940s the name Isabella disappeared from the top 1000 girl's names chosen by Americans. The name has only made its re entrance to the list since 1990 where it ranked 892nd place. This was a pivoting point for the name Isabella and the name has since rocketed up the list at a tremendous speed. In 2006 Isabella sat in forth position for top girls' names in America. With the name not failing to take a further step up the popularity ladder each year Isabella looks like a top pick for Americas future offspring.
- Isabella was the name given to the twelfth episode of the popular American series The Sopranos.
- Hurricane Isabella was the most devastating hurricane to hit the Atlantic Ocean in 2003. 16 direct fatalities occurred from the natural disaster.
- According to numerology Isabella is represented by the number 7. Characteristics associated with the number 7 are: to be analytical yet understanding, a sound basis of knowledge and awareness, a tendency to be studious, gains deeply from meditation.
- Lake Isabella is located in Kern county, California, US.
- County Isabella is situated in the state of Michigan.
- Isabella hotel and suites. The beautiful hotel is known as a designated landmark in Toronto.
- Isabella Rossellini; the famous Italian Actress / model was born in 1952 in Rome. Isabella worked in her modeling career for Lancme and is noted for her acting abilities in the movies "Death becomes her" and "blue velvet".
- Isabella Taviani; Isabella is a popular Brazilian musician.
- Queen Isabella Ii (1833-1904); Queen Isabella II reigned as queen of Spain from 1833-1868.
- Isabel Toledo. The Cuban born American designer was born on the 9th of April 1961.
- Queen Isabella of Castile (1451-1504). Queen Isabella reigned as queen from 1474-1504. During this period it was her investment in Christopher Columbus that led to his sailing adventures and discovery of the Americas.
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Author: Theresa Willbye
|Meaning||God is my oath, God's promise +|
|Meaningnc||god is my oath, god's promise +|
|Origin||Italian +, Spanish +, and Latin +|
|Rank in 2000s||11 +|
|Related||Elizabeth +, Ella +, Isabel +, Isabelle +, Isobel +, and Izabela +|