What does Joelle mean?
Joelle \jo(el)-le\ as a girls' name is pronounced joh-EL. It is of French origin, and the meaning of Joelle is "Jehovah is God". Feminine of Joel. It can also be taken as a combination of Jo and the feminine suffix -elle. Actresses Joely Fisher, Joely Richardson.
Joelle▼ has 28 more different forms via Jo: Jobelle, Jobeth, Jodean, Jodelle, Joette, Jolana, Joleesa, Jolene▼, Jolinda, Jolisa, Jolise, Jolissa, Jolyn, Jolynn, Jomarie, Jonell, Jonelle, Jonessa, Jonetia, Joniece, Jonique, Jonisa, Joquise, Jorene, Josanna, Josanne, Jovelle and Jozette.
Joelle is a very prominent first name for women (#1326 out of 4276, Top 31%) but an unusual last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Joelle for girls. Joelle entered the list in 1960-1969 and reached its peak rank of #715 in the U.S. during the years 1980-1989, but is not ranked currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Popular variation forms of Joelle ranked in the Top 1000 are Jo, Joellen, Joetta and Jolene (#720 in 2014). These girl names reached the top of their popularity during the years 1960-1969 and have become significantly less widespread since, with the forms Jo, Joelle and Jolene becoming less stylish. Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Joelle and affiliated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Joelle▼ is alike in pronunciation to Jaelle, Jewelle and Joyelle. Other suggested similar baby names are Jocelle, Jolee, Jolie▼, Joolie, Joselle, Jozelle, Noelle▲ and Zoelle. These names tend to be less commonly used than Joelle.