Vella

Vella - A very unique female name



  Aug 23,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Vella appeared on the charts for the first time in 1912 on position #1091. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Vella and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Vella? 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 Vella. The baby girl name Vella was given to 5 baby girls in 1960, ranking #2556 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 378,966 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Vella peaked in popularity 104 years ago in 1915 on position 1078.



Famous with this name

Tony Vella
Véronique Vella
Jamie Vella


How would you rate Vella, 1-5?

Rating: 5/5 (5 people)


Vella is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Vella is currently topping the baby name charts in Tennessee at position #613 - and is the least popular in Tennessee at position #613.

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 Vella is where you live.


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Vella origin and meaning

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

Similar to Vella

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

Viola / Velia / Vallie / Veola / Val / Vela / Valli / Vola / Vila / Valia /

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
19602556
19381275
19341551
19311297
19291946
19272057
19262038
19241819
19231790
19221280
19211364
19191347
19181343
19171894
19161192
19151078
19141319
19121091

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Tennessee613

Even more about Vella


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 Vella 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 Vella?

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
1915
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Vella
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 378,966
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1912
1960 births +5

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