Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

Is irregardless a word?

della

[del-lah] /ˈdɛl lɑ/
1.
(in names of Italian derivation) a contraction of di and the article la: Andrea della Robbia.

Della

[del-uh] /ˈdɛl ə/
noun
1.
a female given name, form of Delia.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for della
Contemporary Examples
Historical Examples
  • "No, there was no address of any kind on the letter," answered della Ford.

    Dave Porter At Bear Camp Edward Stratemeyer
  • I bid him turn, and we are soon gliding into the Sacca della Misericordia.

    New Italian sketches John Addington Symonds
  • The General's tall figure passed into the lofty hall, and della heard the door close behind him.

  • "One of those three certainly does belong to della Rebbia," exclaimed the colonel.

    Columba Prosper Merimee
  • There are also a Pietro della Vacchia called a Titian, and a few others.

    The Shores of the Adriatic F. Hamilton Jackson

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for della

Most English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for della

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for della