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Ella

[ el-uh ]
/ ˈɛl ə /
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Definition of Ella

noun
a female given name: from a Germanic word meaning “all.”
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Other definitions for Ella (2 of 2)

-ella

a suffix used as a formative in taxonomic names, especially genus names of bacteria: chorella; pasteurella; salmonella.

Origin of -ella

<New Latin, Latin, feminine of -ellus;see -elle
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