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Gender: Girl Meaning: Bright light Origin: German Pronunciation: ELL lug Related Names: Ellah, Isla, Iyla

Ella: Popularity

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16th most popular girls name in the UK

2,559 recorded births
in 2012

User rating:  Star: on Star: on Star: on Star: on Star: off ( 3.92 from 655 votes )

Additional information about the name Ella:

Of Germanic origin, introduced to Britain by the Normans. Famously borne by American jazz singer Ella Fitzgerald.

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