Ella is a name with Spanish origins. The meaning of the name Ella is young girl. Ella can also be the short form of Eleanor, likely a combination name of “Aenor” and “other.” Ella may also be a Greek name when a variation of Hellas (Greece). In Hebrew, Ella means goddess.
A very famous Ella is jazz and blues singer Ella Fitzgerald. Other singers include Ella Henderson and Ella Jenkins. Ella Raines is an American actress and Ella Young is an Irish poet. Ella Baker was an African American civil rights activist.
A popular fictional Ella is Disney’s Cinderella, formed by the name Ella and the cinders in the fireplace, which she swept. Ella the Elephant is a cartoon show for children. Ella is also a place name with locations in the United States (Kentucky, Wisconsin), Australia, Sri Lanka and Greenland. There is also a Lake Ella in Florida.
People who like the name Ella like traditional names of British origins.
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