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pinWhat does Noelle mean?

Noelle /noel-le/ [1 syll.] as a girls' name is pronounced noe-ELL. It is of Old French origin, and the meaning of Noelle is "Christmas". Feminine of Noel.


Noelle has 14 variants: Noel, Noela, Noele, Noeleen, Noelene, Noeline, Noeliz, Noell, Noella, Noelleen, Noelynn, Nowel, Noweleen and Nowell.

Kreatif forms: Naale, Neole, Niale. [more]

pinHow popular is Noelle?

Noelle is a very prominent first name for women (#985 out of 4276, Top 23%) and also a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#71372 out of 150436, Top 47%). (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. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Noelle name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Noelle outside U.S.

The only other popular alternative form of Noelle (#251 the previous year) rated in the Top 1000 is Noel. Adoption of these girl names reached its apex in 1997 (usage of 0.418%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.3745%, 10.4% less), with the version Noel becoming less fashionable. Noelle (#251) is the most trendy birth name among these. Below is a graphed analysis of the popularity of the girl name Noelle and related names. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Noelle, Noel in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Noelle and related baby names outside U.S.

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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.