Meaning and name origin
Odella \o-della, od(el)-la\ as a girl's name is of Greek and Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Odella is "song; praise God". Odella is a variant of Odele (Greek): also possibly (German) "rich", or an Old English place name for "woad hill". Also a variant of Odelia (Hebrew): Odilia was an eighth-century French saint.
Odella is not a popular first name for females and an equally 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 Odella and its variant forms. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is Odelia. (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
Odella is also pronounced similarly to Adela▼, Adelia▼, Adella▼, Adellah, Adeola, Adiella, Ahdella, Idella▼, Odila, Odolia, Udella and Yudella. Other suggested similar baby names are Odell▼, Odelle, Onella and Orella. These names tend to be more commonly used than Odella.