Meaning and Name Origin
Noelle is a very prominent first name for women (#985 out of 4276, Top 23%) but an uncommon last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Noelle for girls. Noelle was first listed in 1960-1969 and reached its apex position of #251 in the U.S. in 2014. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Below is a graphed analysis of the popularity of the girl name Noelle and related names. The only other popular alternative form of Noelle (#251 the previous year) is Noel. Adoption of these girl names reached its apex in the year 1997 and is somewhat lower today, with the version Noel becoming less fashionable. Noelle (#251) is the most trendy birth name among these. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Noelle▲ is alike in pronunciation to Neale, Neelle, Neile, Nell▼ and Nelle▼. Other recommended similar baby names are Joelle▼, Neelie, Neille, Nella▼, Nelley, Nelli, Nellie▼, Nelly, Norelle and Zoelle. These names tend to be less frequently used than Noelle.