Meaning and name origin
Joelle \jo(el)-le\ as a girl's 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 is a very popular first name for females (#1326 out of 4276, Top 31%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Joelle for girls (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Joelle and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Joetta, Joellen, Jo and Joelle. (2014 statistics).
Joelle is also pronounced similarly to Jaelle, Jewelle and Joyelle. Other suggested similar baby names are Jobelle, Jocelle, Jodelle, Jolee, Jolie, Jonelle, Joolie, Joselle, Jovelle, Jozelle, Noelle and Zoelle. These names tend to be less commonly used than Joelle.