[ 3 syll. no-vel-la, nov-e-lla ] The baby girl name Novella is pronounced as Now-VAH-Laa- †. Novella is primarily used in the English and Spanish languages. Its language of origin is Latin and English.
Novella is an English form of the English, French, and German name Natalie.
Novella is also an English and Spanish form of the English name Nova.
Novella is uncommon as a baby girl name. At the height of its usage in 1905, 0.015% of baby girls were given the name Novella. It had a ranking of #495 then. The baby name has dropped out of favor since then, and is now used on a very modest scale. In 2018, within the family of girl names directly linked to Novella, Natalie was the most frequently used.
† Pronunciation for Novella: N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; OW as in "oak (OW.K)" ; V as in "vow (V.AW)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)"