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Rachelle

What does Rachelle mean?

Rachelle Pronunciation of Rachelle [rachelle] 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. See also Richelle.

Variations

Rachelle has 9 variants: Racheal, Rachele, Rachell, Rachil, Raechel, Raechell, Raychel, Raychelle and Rechell.

9 more alternative forms via Rachel: Rachael, Rachelanne, Rachelce, Racheli, Rahel, Raquella, Raquelle, Rashell and Rashelle.

Creative forms:
(female) Rechelle, Roychelle, ..

(male) Rachelley, Rachelmi, ..

Middle name pairings:
Rachelle Dylan (R.D.), ..

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)

Rachelle entered the list in 1940-1949 and reached its top rank of #278 in the U.S. during the years 1980-1989, but is not ranked currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Rachelle name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Rachelle outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Prominent related forms of Rachelle listed in the Top 2000 are Rachel (#167 a year ago), Rachael (#1304), Raechel, Richelle, Rachele, Racheal and Rachell. Adoption of these forms of Rachelle was widespread 19 years ago (usage of 1.54%) and has become much diminished since (usage 0.14%, 91%).

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Rachelle, Rachael, Racheal, Rachel, Rachele in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Rachell, Raechel, Richelle in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Rachael, Rachel outside U.S.

Similar Names

Rachelle is alike in pronunciation to Richel, Richele, Rochele, Rochell, Rochelle, Roschelle and Roshelle. Other suggested similar names are Bethelle (see Bethel), Candelle, Carmelle, Cathelle (see Catherine), 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 (see Ricarda), Robelle, Rochella, Rochette, Rondelle, Roschella (see Rochelle), Rosella, Roselle, Rozele (see Rosalie), Rozella, Ruthellen, Sabelle, Sadelle, Schelley, Shelle and Tanelle. These names tend to be less frequently used than Rachelle.

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