Meaning and name origin
Rosella \r(o)-sella, ros(el)-la\ as a girl's name is of Latin and French origin, and the meaning of Rosella is "rose". Rosella is a variant of Rosa (Latin): popular flower name for girls. Also a variant of Rosalie (French): possibly "rose garden".
Rosella is a very popular first name for females (#910 out of 4276, Top 21%) and a slightly less popular surname or last name for all people (#60711 out of 88799, Top 68%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Rosella for girls. Rosella reached its highest rank of #346 in the U.S. in 1910-1919. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Rosella and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Rose (#194), Rosalie (#310), Rosa (#608), Rozella, Rosella, Rosalee and Rosalia. (2014 statistics).