Isabella1 Definition

izəbelə
noun
A feminine name: dim. Bella.
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Synonyms:
  • Queen Isabella
  • Isabella the Catholic
  • isabella i
proper name
1451-1504; wife of Ferdinand V & queen of Castile (1474-1504): supported Columbus in his expedition.
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1830-1904; queen of Spain (1833-68): deposed.
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pronoun

A female given name , a Latinate and Italian form of Isabel (=Elizabeth), currently fashionable in the English-speaking world.

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Origin of Isabella<sup>1</sup>

  • Said to be named from the Spanish princess Isabella, daughter of King Philip II, in allusion to the color assumed by her shift, which she wore without change from 1601 to 1604, in consequence of a vow.

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