Rochel name meaning

Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Rochel mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Rochel

User Submitted Origins

Filipino (Philippines)

User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to 2 people from New York, U.S., the name Rochel is of Hebrew origin and means "Sheep".
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Notable Persons Named Rochel

Notable Persons Named Rochel

Rochel Gelman

Rochel was born on January 23rd, 1942.

Rochel Chery

Rochel was born on November 27th, 1982.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Rochel

Notable Persons With the Last Name Rochel

Jose Rochel

Jose was born on July 30th, 1943.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Rochel U.S.
  White 51.32% 64.26%
  African American 1.76% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.10% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 44.93% 16.26%

Of Last Name Rochel

People with the last name Rochel are most frequently White or Hispanic or Latino

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Rochel

  • How Popular is the name Rochel? Rochel is the 5,050th most popular name of all time. As a last name Rochel was the 46,811th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Rochel have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 3,325 babies born with the first name Rochel in the United States. That's more than enough people named Rochel to occupy the territory of Falkland Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 3,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Rochel? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1947 when it was given as a first name to 9 new born babies.
  • When was Rochel first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Rochel is Sunday, October 10th, 1880.
  • What year had the most people named Rochel born? The highest recorded use of the first name Rochel was in 2019 with a total of 129 babies.
  • Random Rochel Factoid: According to the 2019 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Rochel ranks 92nd in popularity as a baby girl's name in New Jersey. Imagine that, 75 babies in New Jersey have the same name in 2019.
  • Weird things about the name Rochel: The name spelled backwards is Lehcor. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Roehlc. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Rochel? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 454 people with the last name Rochel.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Rochel? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Rochel as their last name since less than 1 person in 667k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
  • Rochel name meaning

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