Rochelle

Rochelle - A very unique female name



  Feb 20,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Rochelle, meaning little rock, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1911 on position #1037. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Rochelle and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Rochelle? 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 Rochelle. The baby girl name Rochelle was given to 20 baby girls in 2012, ranking #2998 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 70,663 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Rochelle peaked in popularity 50 years ago in 1969 on position 235.



Famous with this name

Rochelle Hudson
Rochelle Pangilinan
Rochelle Aytes


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Rochelle is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Rochelle is currently topping the baby name charts in New York at position #1,569 - and is the least popular in California at position #2,126.

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 Rochelle is where you live.


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Rochelle origin and meaning

Rochelle is a 8 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means little rock. To see famous people named Rochelle, pop culture references for the name Rochelle and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Rochelle

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

Rachel / Rachael / Rosalie / Raquel / Rachelle / Rosella / Racheal / Richelle / Rosalee / Rosalia /

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
20122998
20113143
20102598
20092475
20082141
20072840
20062184
20051524
20041493
20031575
20021220
20011351
20001103
19991005
1998915
1997818
1996729
1995646
1994550
1993488
1992448
1991412
1990375
1989368
1988337
1987332
1986339
1985356
1984332
1983333
1982299
1981296
1980317
1979297
1978316
1977324
1976308
1975288
1974279
1973248
1972255
1971254
1970258
1969235
1968258
1967267
1966280
1965298
1964300
1963316
1962292
1961285
1960310
1959298
1958309
1957329
1956314
1955318
1954346
1953358
1952359
1951347
1950350
1949357
1948363
1947366
1946358
1945376
1944367
1943339
1942311
1941311
1940301
1939306
1938293
1937296
1936299
1935435
1934624
1933752
1932921
1931964
19301196
1929866
19281071
19271146
19261246
1925987
19241300
19231064
19221159
1921971
19201124
19191218
19181090
19171017
1916971
19151100
19141511
19111037

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
New York1569
California2126

Even more about Rochelle


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 Rochelle 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 Rochelle?

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
1969
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Rochelle
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 70,663
Letter count 8
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1911
2012 births +20

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