The meaning of the name Isabella is God Is My Oath
The origin of the name Isabella is Italian
Alternate spellings: Isabela, Izabella, Issabella, Izabela
Notes: Isabella is an Italian name meaning "God is my oath." Nicknames for Isabella include Izzy, Iz, Bella, and Belle. Famous people named Isabella include actresses Isabella Rossellini and Isabella Acres. Isabella Boylston is an American ballet dancer and Isabella Bird was an English explorer. Fictional characters named Isabella include Isabella from Shakespeare’s Measure for Measure. Isabella Linton was in Wuthering Heights. Jane Austen named two Isabellas: Isabella Thorpe and Isabella Knightly. Bella, short for Isabella, is the main character of Stephenie Meyer’s Twilight series.