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Meaning and name origin

Nichelle \n(i)-chelle, nich(el)-le\ as a girl's name is pronounced nee-SHELL. It is of American origin. Modern name. Blend of Nicole and Michelle. First made popular by actress Nichelle Nichols, "Star Trek's" Lt. Uhura.


Nichelle has 5 variant forms: Nachell, Nichele, Nishell, Nishelle and N'Shell.


Nichelle is a very popular first name for females (#2092 out of 4276, Top 49%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).

Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Nichelle and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Nicole (#129) and Michelle (#187). (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Michelle, Nicole in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Michelle, Nicole outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar baby names are Niceole, Nichole, Nicholle, Nicolle and Richelle. These names tend to be less commonly used than Nichelle.