[ 3 syll. joe-(l)la, jo-e-lla ] The baby girl name Joella is pronounced as JHowEHL-aa- or YowEHL-aa- †. Joella is of Hebrew origin and it is used mainly in English. Joella is a variant transcription of Joelle (English, French, and German).
Joella is unusual as a baby girl name. Its usage peaked modestly in 1944 with 0.004% of baby girls being named Joella. It was #990 in rank then. The baby name has dropped in popularity since then, and is of sporadic use now. Among the family of girl names directly related to Joella, Joelle was the most popular in 2018.
Baby names that sound like Joella include Jaela, Jahaziel, Jahaziell, Jalila, Jalilah, Jaliyah, Jehaleleel, Jehaleliel, Jehalelyl, Jehucal, Jehucale, Jeweli, Jewelie, Jisella, Jissella, Joela, Joesell, Joolie, Julia, and Julyette.
† Pronunciation for Joella: JH as in "joy (JH.OY)" ; OW as in "oak (OW.K)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)"