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Richela

What does Richela mean?

Richela Pronunciation of Richela [richela] as a girls' name is an Old German name, and the name Richela means "powerful leader". Richela is a variant form of Ricarda (Old German): feminine of Richard.

Associated with: powerful.

Variations

12 alternative forms via Ricarda: Richanda, Richarda, Richel, Richele, Richella, Richelle, Richenda, Richenza, Richette, Richia, Richina and Richmal.

Creative forms:
(female) Richena, Rochela, ..

(male) Richeer, Riches, ..

Middle name pairings:
Richela Aurelia (R.A.), ..

How popular is Richela?

Richela is an uncommonly occurring first name for women. Richela is an equally uncommon surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Richelle is the only prominent related form of Richela (not ranked). Other variants, like Richette, are seldom used. Adoption of this form of Richela was well-received in the 1970s. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Richelle in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Richela and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Richela is alike in pronunciation to Racheli and Raquela. Other recommended names are Micaela, Michaela, Michala, Michela, Michele, Michell, Michella, Nichele, Nichola, Rachael, Racheal, Rachel, Rachele, Rachell, Rachelle, Rachil, Raechel, Raechell, Rashell, Raychel, Raziela, Rechell, Rochele, Rochell, Rochella, Rochelle and Roschella (see Rochelle). These names tend to be more frequently used than Richela.

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