Meaning and name origin
Janelle is a very popular first name for females (#548 out of 4276, Top 13%) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#16130 out of 88799, Top 18%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Janelle for girls. Janelle reached its highest rank of #235 in the U.S. in 1980-1989. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Janelle and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Danielle (#264), Jane (#322), Janelle (#450), Jenelle, Janel and Janell. (2014 statistics).
Janelle▲ is also pronounced similarly to Genelle, Ginelle, Jaenelle, Jaynell, Jeannelle, Jennelle, Jonell, Jonnelle and Junelle. Other suggested similar baby names are Danelle▼, Jaelle, Jahnell, Jahnelle, Jamille, Janalee, Janeille, Janela, Jazelle, Jemelle, Jenella, Jonella, Lanelle, Nanelle, Ranelle and Tanelle. These names tend to be less commonly used than Janelle.