What does Yolande mean?
Yolande [yolande] as a girls' name is of Latin origin, and Yolande means "purple; violet flower". Yolande is an alternate spelling of Violet (Latin): one of the earliest flower names. Yolande is also a variant of Yolanda (Greek, Spanish).
21 more relations via Violet, Yolanda: Iolanda, Iolanthe, Jolan, Jolanda, Jolande, Jolanna, Jolanne, Jolanta, Jolanthe, Violante, Yalinda, Yalonda, Yola, Yolaiza, Yolane, Yolantha, Yolanthe, Yolette, Yolie, Yolonda and Yulanda.Creative forms:
(female) Yoade, Yulande, ..
(male) Yolanse, Yolante, .. Middle name pairings:
Yolande Claira (Y.C.), ..
How popular is Yolande?
Yolande is a somewhat popular first name for females (#2239 out of 4276, Top 52%) but a unique surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Yolande entered the list in 1910-1919 and reached its highest rank of #1534 in the U.S. during 1920-1929, but is not found in the list currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Prominent varying forms of Yolande are Violet (#50 last year), Yalonda, Yola, Yolanda (#1906), Yolonda and Yulanda. These forms of Yolande were favored by parents today (median #1708). Violet is the firm favorite, while Yolanda is now less popular.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Amande, Armande, Bolade, Brande, Celinde, Claude, Folasade, Garlande, Glade, Golde, Holde (see Holda), Malinde, Melinde (see Melinda), Noland, Nolanda, Rolanda, Rolande, Romonde, Salinde, Sande, Selinde, Solange, Yoana, Yoanah, Yoanna, Yoconda, Yohanna, Yolanne, Yollie, Yoslene, Yosline, Ysande, Ysanne and Ysolde. These names tend to be less frequently used than Yolande.See names in meaning and etymology.