What does Odella mean?
Odella [odel-la] as a girls' name has its roots in Greek and Hebrew, and the meaning of Odella is "song; praise God". Odella is an alternate form of Odele (Greek): also possibly (German) "rich". Odella is also a variation of Odelia (Hebrew): Odilia was an eighth-century French saint.
(female) Odelta, Odelya, ..
(male) Odellan, Odeloi, .. Middle name pairings:
Odella Kennedy (O.K.), ..
How popular is Odella?
Odella is an uncommon given name for females. Odella is an equivalently unique last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Odella was first listed in 1900-1909 and reached its highest position of #1385 in the U.S. then, but is not found in the list currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Odette, Odilia, Odelle, Odelia, Odell and Oda are the popular alternative forms of Odella. These relations of Odella were at the height of their popularity a century ago (average #1260), but now, the version Odell has become somewhat dated.
Odella is pronounced similarly to Adala, Adalia, Addala, Addalla, Addula, Adela, Adelei, Adelia▼, Adelie, Adella▼, Adellah, Adeola, Adiella, Adila, Adola, Ahdella, Audelia, Edelie, Idalia, Idella▼, Odila, Odolia, Udella and Yudella. Other suggested similar names are Abella, Adelfa, Adell▼, Adelle, Adelma, Ardella, Arella, Axella, Bella, Bidella (see Bedelia), Chella, Della▼, Diella, Edelle, Fidella, Hella, Huella, Idelle, Joella, Loella, Luella▼, Madella, Mella, Nella, Noella, Odessa▼, Odetta, Odile, Ofelia, Olalla, Olla, Onella, Onjella, Orbella, Orela, Orelda, Orelia, Orella, Oriella, Orilla, Ottila, Otylia, Ovelia, Pella, Raella, Rella, Rudella, Sadella, Stella▲, Sydella and Udelle. These names tend to be more commonly used than Odella.See names in meaning and etymology.