What does Rachelle mean?
Rachelle /ra-chel-le/ as a girls' name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of the name Rachelle is "ewe, female sheep". Rachelle is a variant form of Rachel (Hebrew). Biblical: Jacob's wife. Rachiele is a familiar surname. See also Richelle.
How popular is Rachelle?
Rachelle is a very prominent first name for women (#616 out of 4276, Top 14%) but an unusual surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Charted below is the baby name history of Rachelle for girls. Rachelle entered the list in 1950-1959 and reached its top rank of #283 in the U.S. during the years 1980-1989, but is not ranked currently. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)
Below is a charted comparison of the statistics of Rachelle and affiliated names. Prominent related forms of Rachelle listed in the Top 1000 are Rachel (#155 a year ago), Richelle, Rachael and Racheal. Usage of these forms of Rachelle was widespread 34 years ago (usage of 0.639%) and has become much diminished since (usage 0.169%, ▼74%).
Thinking of names?
Rachelle▼ is alike in pronunciation to Richel, Richele, Rochele, Rochell, Rochelle▼, Roschelle and Roshelle. Other suggested similar baby names are Bethelle, Candelle, Carmelle, Cathelle, Chelle, Danielle▲, Darcelle, Darchelle, Darielle, Gayelle, Jacquelle, Jaenelle, Janelle▲, Janielle, Karmelle, Lachelle, Laurelle, Lavelle, M'chelle, Machelle, Maelle, Marchella, Marchelle, Marelle, Marselle, Martelle, Marvelle, Mashelle, Maxwelle, Meechelle, Michella, Mychelle, Nachell, Narelle, Nichele, Nishelle, Pashelle, Racquel, Rainelle, Raizel, Rakel, Randelle, Ranielle, Raphaella, Raphaelle, Raquel▼, Raynelle, Rayzel, Raziella, Reinelle, Renelle, Richella, Richmalle, Robelle, Rochella, Rochette, Rondelle, Roschella, Rosella▼, Roselle, Rozele, Rozella, Ruthellen, Sabelle, Sadelle, Schelley, Shelle and Tanelle. These names tend to be less frequently used than Rachelle.