Meaning and name origin
Adella \a-della, ad(el)-la\ as a girl's name is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Adella is "noble kind". Adella is a variant of Adela (Old German): Latinate form of Adele, which is from the French Adèle, an ancient name popular in medieval Europe because of the fame of a seventh-century saint, a daughter of the Frankish king Dagobert II. Also a variant of Adelaide (Old German): from adal heid, via French Adélaïde. Adella is also used as a variant of Adeline (Old German).
Adella is a very popular first name for females (#1730 out of 4276, Top 40%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Adella for girls. Adella reached its highest rank of #476 in the U.S. in 1880-1889. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Adella and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Adeline (#219), Adelaide (#316), Adella, Adelia and Adela. (2014 statistics).
Adella▼ is also pronounced similarly to Adala, Addula, Adelie, Adeola, Adiella, Adila, Adola, Audelia, Idella▼, Odela, Odelia▼, Odella, Odellia, Udelia, Udella and Yudella. Other suggested similar baby names are Abella, Adel, Adele▼, Adelfa, Adell▼, Adelle▼, Adelma, Aedelle, Ardella▼, Arella and Axella. These names tend to be less commonly used than Adella.