What does Joly mean?
Associated with: pretty (beautiful).
(female) Jole, Jolya, ..
(male) Joro, Jous, .. Middle name pairings:
Joly Jana (J.J.), ..
How popular is Joly?
Joly is a rare first name for women but a very popular last name for all people (#19232 out of 150436, Top 13%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Popular varying forms of Joly (not in Top 2000) are Jolee (#1926 in recent rankings) and Jolie (#751). Other forms, like Joely, are uncommon. Adoption of these forms of Joly reached its most widespread 7 years ago (average #1154) and is almost as conventional today. Jolie is the most chic birth name here. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Joly is pronounced similarly to Gelya, Jalea, Jayla, Jeyla, Jilli, Jilly, Joela, Joella, Joelly, Jola, Jooley, Joolie, Julee, Juley, Juli, Julia▼, Julie▼, Jully and July. Other recommended names are Ally, Colly, Corly, Daly, Dolly▼, Eily, Elly, Holly▼, Jacy, Jady, Jalyn▼, Jay, Jery, Jey, Jil, Jill▼, Jo▼, Joan▼, Jobey, Jobi, Joby, Joci, Joclyn, Joda, Jodey, Jodi▼, Jody▼, Joell, Joey, Joi, Joia, Joie, Jolan, Jolin, Jolyn, Jolyna, Jolynn, Jonay, Jone, Joni▼, Jorey, Jori, Josey, Joslyn▲, Josy, Joy▼, Joye, Jozlyn, Judy▼, Jyl, Jyll, Kaly, Lily▲, Lolly, Molly and Polly▼. These names tend to be more commonly used than Joly.See names in meaning and etymology.