Nella

Nella - A very unique female name



  Jun 25,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Nella appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #812. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Nella and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Nella? 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 Nella. The baby girl name Nella was given to 18 baby girls in 2012, ranking #3141 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 78,514 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Nella peaked in popularity 85 years ago in 1934 on position 719.



Famous with this name

Nella Rojas
Nella Bertuccioni
Maria Nella


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Rating: 4/5 (17 people)


Nella is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Nella is currently topping the baby name charts in Indiana at position #1,151 - and is the least popular in California at position #3,396.

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 Nella is where you live.


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Nella origin and meaning

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

Similar to Nella

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

Nellie / Noelle / Nell / Nola / Nayeli / Nyla / Noel / Noelia / Nelly / Nylah /

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
20123141
20114408
20105576
20094127
20085781
20075045
19562328
19531673
19511885
19471461
19461980
19451609
19441625
19431330
19421532
19411151
19401038
19391043
19381056
1937795
1936834
1935903
1934719
1933788
1932851
1931921
19301025
19291158
19281067
1927942
19261209
1925858
19241003
19231080
1922954
1921893
19201401
19191249
1918965
19171581
19161053
19151027
19141480
19131293
19121218
1910812

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Indiana1151
Illinois1410
California3396

Even more about Nella


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 Nella 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 Nella?

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
1934
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Nella
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 78,514
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +18

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