Rachelle Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Rachelle:
From the Ecclesiastic Late Latin and the Ecclesiastic Greek Rhachēl, which is derived from the Hebrew rāchēl (ewe). Var: Rachel.
From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.
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- Comments and insights on the name Rachelle: | Edit
My name is Rachelle but pronounced Rachel so always being mispronounced or misspelled. My nickname is Rach. I love my name. It's feminine and in my pronunciation fairly uncommon.
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My name is Rachelle and people say that I am: creative, funny, open-minded, tomboy and shy.
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Shell, Elle, Ellie, Ella, Rae, Shelly, Cherry/Sherri, Raylie, Rayla, Rella, Relle, Chelle, Ara, Arie, Rach, Rachie
- Meanings and history of the name Rachelle: | Edit
Rachelle is a french name, meaning 'Lamb'. Often people assume that because it looks and sounds a bit like Rachel that it is the same name and the same meaning, this is not so. The name Rachel is the Hebrew for female sheep or ewe and, although it is the root name for Rachelle, they do have differing meanings. Often people need to be reminded that the extra 'l' and 'e' are not there just for decoration.
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Rachelle Lefevre, actress who plays Victoria in the Twilight movie
Rachelle Cooper, Larry's Girlfriend and future wife. (Harry Styles & Louis Tomlinson aka Larry)
Rachelle Ferrell, vocalist
Rachelle Leah, model
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