What does Maelle mean?
Maelle /mael-le/ [1 syll.] as a name for girls. Maelle's root is Latin, and the meaning of Maelle is "ambitious". Maelle is a variant form of Almeda (Latin). Compare surname Maille.
How popular is Maelle?
Maelle is an uncommonly occurring given name for females. Maelle is an equivalently unusual surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of the girl name Maelle and affiliated names. Almeda and Almeta are the prominent varying forms of Maelle (outside Top 1000). Adoption of these girl names was at its most widespread during the years 1880-1889 (usage of 0.29%) and is now significantly less, with the version Almeda becoming less fashionable. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Maelle is pronounced similarly to Mille. Other suggested similar baby names are Gaelle, Jaelle, Mabelle▼, Madelle, Maelee, Maillie, Mallie▼, Mally, Marelle, Mella, Melli, Mellie▼ and Melly. These names tend to be more frequently used than Maelle.