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Gender: Female Meaning of Rochelle: "little rock" Origin of Rochelle: French

The name Rochelle is a girl's name of French origin meaning "little rock". Rochelle and is often added to lists like Bible Names for Girls and discussed in our forums with posts like "Pick 5 (GIRLS)".

From the experts:

Long-standing French name that retains a feminine, fragile, and shell-like image.

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Famous People Named Rochelle

Rochelle Elizabeth Hudson, American actress
Rochelle Aytes, American actress
Rochelle Eulah Eileen Humes, English singer of S Club 8 and The Saturdays
Rochelle "Shelley" Berkley, U.S. Congresswoman from Nevada
Rochelle Pangilinan, Filipina singer of group SexBomb Girls
Rochelle Rao, Indian model; Femina Miss India International in 2012
Rochelle Alers, American romance novelist
Rochelle Bass Owens, American poet
Rochelle Deanna Karidis, wife of singer AJ McLean of the Backstreet Boys

Pop Culture References for the name Rochelle

Rochelle Matheson, character in ABC Family's "Ravenswood"
Rochelle Stanton, character in TV series "NCIS: Los Angeles"
Rochelle 'Elle' Evans, character in the novel "The Kissing Booth" by Beth Reekles
"Rochelle, Rochelle," fictional movie in TV's "Seinfeld"
Dawn Rochelle, character in a series of young adult novels by Lurlene McDaniel
Rochelle, character in Left 4 Dead 2
Rochelle, character from the movie "The Craft"
Rochelle Goyle, daughter of the gargoyles in "Monster High" show and series

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Wittyusername103 Says:


It's lovely but I could imagine it being confused as Rachel all the time.