Meaning and name origin
Rochella \r(o)-chella, roch(el)-la\ as a girl's name is of French and Old German origin, and the meaning of Rochella is "little rock; rest". Rochella is a variant of Rochelle (French, Old German): may be based on the French place name of La Rochelle.
Rochella is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Rochella and its source form. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is Rochelle. (2014 statistics).
Rochella is also pronounced similarly to Richella and Roschella. Other suggested similar baby names are Rachell, Rachelle, Rechell, Richela, Richelle, Rochele, Rochell, Roschelle, Rosella, Roshelle and Rozella. These names tend to be more commonly used than Rochella.