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Girl Names Ending with -chelle

Chelle ending baby names and what they mean, with 13 results. -chelle names are used more often as feminine names. Usage of these girl names was at its apex 5 decades ago (ADOPTION OF 1.8%) and is now significantly diminished (ADOPTION 0.1%, 96%), with names such as Rochelle falling out of fashion. Larochelle (TOP 8%) and Schelle (44%) are familiar -chelle last names.

-chelle names

Chelle - Rochelle

Chelle and variants

Chelle1, var. Lachelle1
Based on Old English, Hebrew. "Chalk landing place." Cielle is also a moderately common birth name.

Form of Chelsea. Based on Old English. "Chalk landing place." Rare, but Chelle is comparable to popular -lle surnames Colle (UPPER 35%), Chapelle (55%). See also Cele.

Var. of Shell. Possibly short form of Michelle or .. Chelle was not a Top birth name in 2018. See also Chele.

Var. of Darcie. From Irish, Gaelic element. "Dark." Rare as a girls' name, but Darchelle is similar to the more conventional Marchelle.

Var. of La-. From American language. Combination of the La prefix with .. Lachelle grew in popularity 3 decades ago.


Form of Marcella. Stems fr. Latin language. "Dedicated to Mars." A somewhat untypical baby name nowadays, but Marchelle still exists frequently as a feminine first name. See also Darchelle.


Var. of Michaela. Derivative of Hebrew. "Who is like God?." Michelle has faded in popularity as a girls' name since the 1970s. See also Nichelle.

Michelle and variants

Michelle2, var. Mychelle, Meechelle, Mechelle, M'chelle, Machelle, Chelle4
Derivative of French, Hebrew words. "Who is like God?." Machelle, Mechelle and Michelle are more commonly used as children's names among these versions.


Derived fr. American. .. Blend of Nicole and Michelle. Less common today. Nichelle was last listed in 1997 in the Top 2000. See also Nichole.

Rachel and variants

Raychelle, Rachelle
Var. of Rachel. Source fr. Hebrew. "Ewe, female sheep." Adoption of Raychelle and variants was at a high in the 1970s, but now, Rachelle has become less in vogue.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of -chelle names: Lachelle, Machelle, Marchelle, Mechelle, Michelle

Top 2000 baby names ranking of -chelle names: Nichelle, Rachelle, Richelle, Rochelle


Var. of Ricarda. From Old German word. "Powerful leader." Richelle is commonly used as a children's name compared to other variations. See also Rachelle.

From American language. .. Also related feminine short forms based .. Used somewhat frequently as a girls' name, Richelle is similar to the common Rachele. See also Nichelle.

Rochelle and variants

Rochelle, var. Roschelle
From French, Old German words. "Little rock; rest." Rochelle exists commonly (TOP 6%) as a last name.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for -chelle names for girls.

1. Chelle - Rochelle
Chelle [Lachelle], Chelsea [Chelle], Shell [Chelle], Darcie [Darchelle], La- [Lachelle], Marcella [Marchelle], Michaela [Michelle], Michelle [Chelle, Mychelle, Mechelle, M'chelle, Machelle, Meechelle], Nichelle, Rachel [Rachelle, Raychelle], Ricarda [Richelle], Richelle, Rochelle [Roschelle]

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