Gender: Feminine
Origin: Italian
Meaning: “flower”

The name comes from the Italian word fior (flower) with the feminine diminutive suffix of -ella added on. The name has been in usage since the Middle Ages.

It is currently the 79th most popular female name in Argentina (2009).

The name was borne by famous Italian singer, Fiorella Bini (1933-2004)

An obsolete masculine form is Fiorello.