Meaning and name origin
Carmella \c(a)-rmella, car-mella\ as a girl's name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Carmella is "garden, orchard". Carmella is a variant of Carmel (Hebrew); biblical place name: Mount Carmel is in Israel near the city of Haifa, and is often referred to as a type of paradise.
Carmella is a very popular first name for females (#804 out of 4276, Top 19%) and a slightly less popular surname or last name for all people (#58102 out of 88799, Top 65%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Carmella for girls (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Carmella and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Carmel, Carmela and Carmella. (2014 statistics).
Carmella is also pronounced similarly to Carmilla. Other suggested similar baby names are Camella, Carmelina, Carmelit, Carmelita, Carmelle, Carmellita, Carmill, Carniella, Carnyella and Cornella. These names tend to be less commonly used than Carmella.