Della

Della - A very unique female name



  Dec 08,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Della appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #138. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Della and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Della? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Della. The baby girl name Della was given to 120 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1339 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 11,777 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Della peaked in popularity 108 years ago in 1911 on position 128.



Famous with this name

Della Dartyan
Della Reese
Steven Della Salla


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Della is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Della is currently topping the baby name charts in Kentucky at position #518 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #2,153.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Della is where you live.


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Della origin and meaning

Della is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Della, pop culture references for the name Della and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Della

We've found the following names that sound similar to Della, sorted by popularity.

Delia / Delilah / Dale / Dolly / Dollie / Dalia / Dahlia / Dalila / Dalilah / Delila /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20121339
20111979
20101729
20091985
20083287
20073933
20062816
20052509
20043568
20032650
20022586
20004676
19993239
19974229
19963036
19953025
19942806
19933405
19922871
19913078
19902906
19892031
19882751
19871804
19862237
19851980
19841471
19831471
19821529
19811323
19801369
19791300
19781228
1977831
1976949
1975864
1974820
1973783
1972694
1971647
1970596
1969577
1968539
1967524
1966483
1965485
1964458
1963414
1962427
1961389
1960353
1959369
1958354
1957397
1956377
1955361
1954351
1953363
1952333
1951308
1950314
1949323
1948309
1947286
1946308
1945296
1944275
1943269
1942262
1941249
1940246
1939234
1938221
1937208
1936225
1935217
1934219
1933202
1932213
1931208
1930208
1929209
1928208
1927205
1926196
1925197
1924198
1923192
1922185
1921186
1920181
1919175
1918178
1917168
1916165
1915168
1914162
1913150
1912149
1911128
1910138

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Kentucky518
Indiana671
Washington707
Alabama736
Oregon772
Wisconsin830
Ohio860
Louisiana958
Missouri986
Illinois1095
Pennsylvania1128
North Carolina1228
California1770
Florida1777
New York2027
Texas2153

Even more about Della


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Della a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Della?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1911
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Della
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 11,777
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +120

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