Sella Family History
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Sella Name Meaning
Italian: metonymic occupational name for a saddler, from Italian, Latin sella ‘saddle’. The term is also used in a topographic sense for a mountain pass, and in some cases the surname may have arisen from this meaning. Sellas is found as a Greek family name, derived from the Latin word in the occupational sense.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Stella, Bella, Sell, Rella, Sulla, Pella, Tella, Palla, Selle, Helle