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Bella

[bel-uh]
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  1. a female given name, form of Isabella.
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Bella

fem. proper name, from Italian bella "fair," from Latin bella, fem. of bellus "beautiful, fair" (see bene-). In some cases short for Isabella (see Isabel).

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