Meaning and name origin
Jolynn \j(o)-ly-nn\ as a girl's name is of American origin. Jolynn is a variant of Jo (American): an independent name and short form of names like Joanna, Joanne, Jody and Josephine. Also a variant of Jolene: modern name.
Jolynn is a very popular first name for females (#1848 out of 4276, Top 43%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Jolynn and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Jolene (#720), Joline and Jo. (2014 statistics).
Jolynn is also pronounced similarly to Jalyn▼, Jaylynn▲, Joelynn, Jolan, Jolanne and Julyne. Other suggested similar baby names are Jolana, Jolanna, Jolena, Jolina, Jolyna, Joslynn, Nolynn and Zolynn. These names tend to be less commonly used than Jolynn.