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What does Joelle mean?

Joelle Pronunciation of Joelle as a girls' name is pronounced joh-EL. It is of French origin, and the meaning of Joelle is "Jehovah is God". Feminine of Joel. It can also be taken as a combination of Jo and the feminine suffix -elle. Actresses Joely Fisher, Joely Richardson.


ASSOCIATED WITH combination (blend)


VARIANTS Joela, Joelin, Joell, Joella, Joellen, Joelliane, Joellin, Joelly, Joellyn, Joely, Joelynn, Joetta, Jowella, Jowelle

OTHER FORMS VIA JO Jobelle, Jodelle, Joette, Jolene, Jolise, Jolyn, Jonell, Jonelle, Jorene, Jovelle, Jozette



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How popular is Joelle?

Joelle is a very prominent first name for women (#1326 out of 4276, Top 31%) but an unusual last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Joelle entered the list in 1960-1969 and reached its peak rank of #672 in the U.S. in the year 2017, and is presently at #697. (2018 BIRTH STATISTICS)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Joelle name in U.S.

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

Which version is better?

Popular variation forms of Joelle (#697 IN 2018) ranked in the Top 2000 are Jo, Joel, Joell, Joella, Joellen, Joetta, Joette, Jolene (#455), Jolyn, Jonell and Jonelle. These relations of Joelle were favored in the 1950s (AVERAGE #1366) and have become significantly less conventional since (#1762, 83%), with the form Jo becoming less stylish. Jolene has generally been the top pick of parents, though Joelle has gained in popularity over time.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Joelle, Jo, Joel, Joell, Joella in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Joellen, Joetta, Joette, Jolene, Jolyn in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jonell, Jonelle in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Joelle is alike in pronunciation to Jael, Jaelle, Jewell, Jewelle, Jill, Joyelle and Jyll. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Abelle, Adelle, Arelle, Axelle, Chelle, Delle, Dielle, Donelle, Dorelle, Edelle, Gaelle, Helle, Holle, Idelle, Janelle, Jaylee, Jazelle, Jemelle, Jenelle, Jerle, Jewella, Jeyla, Jilli, Jillie, Jinelle, Jiselle, Jizelle, Jocelle, Jodell, Joeleen, Joeline, Johnelle, Jola, Jolee, Joli, Jolie, Joly, Jonella, Jonnelle, Joolie, Joselle, Julee, Julie, Jullee, Jullie, Jully, Junelle, Loella, Lorelle, Luelle, Maelle, Moselle, Neelle (see Neilina), Noele, Noell, Noelle, Norelle, Odelle, Robelle, Romelle, Ronelle, Rozelle, Shelle, Soulle, Stelle, Udelle, Zoelie and Zoelle. These names tend to be less commonly used than Joelle.

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