Adele

Adele - A very unique female name



  May 25,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Adele, meaning noble, nobility, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #224. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Adele and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Adele? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Adele. The baby girl name Adele was given to 516 baby girls in 2012, ranking #538 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 2,739 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Adele peaked in popularity 105 years ago in 1914 on position 188.



Famous with this name

Adèle Exarchopoulos
Adele Jergens
Adele Lim


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Adele is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Adele is currently topping the baby name charts in Maine at position #146 - and is the least popular in Georgia at position #1,462.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Adele is where you live.


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Adele origin and meaning

Adele is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means noble, nobility. To see famous people named Adele, pop culture references for the name Adele and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Adele

We've found the following names that sound similar to Adele, sorted by popularity.

Adela / Adell / Adella / Adelle / Adelia / Adley / Audelia / Adalee / Adalia / Adalie /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012538
2011622
2010913
20091144
20081573
20071713
20061733
20051844
20041795
20031785
20022410
20012039
20002030
19991615
19981802
19971849
19961980
19951955
19941749
19931873
19921878
19911792
19901654
19891807
19881679
19871649
19861639
19851635
19841500
19831326
19821454
19811425
19801377
19791313
19781356
19771164
19761216
19751195
19741187
19731100
19721290
19711061
19701169
1969926
19681019
1967898
1966780
1965749
1964768
1963723
1962638
1961621
1960615
1959604
1958590
1957533
1956495
1955481
1954434
1953411
1952384
1951397
1950395
1949388
1948376
1947389
1946393
1945396
1944406
1943395
1942381
1941400
1940381
1939379
1938348
1937338
1936335
1935341
1934324
1933332
1932286
1931282
1930270
1929277
1928263
1927249
1926252
1925248
1924232
1923234
1922217
1921216
1920206
1919210
1918194
1917194
1916201
1915189
1914188
1913209
1912220
1911229
1910224

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Maine146
Oregon296
Wisconsin326
New York334
Connecticut373
Utah374
Washington403
New Jersey427
Minnesota428
California450
Missouri468
Virginia469
Michigan487
Pennsylvania508
Maryland520
Arizona531
Indiana553
Massachusetts573
Louisiana595
Illinois598
Ohio598
Arkansas616
Iowa625
Colorado639
North Carolina663
Texas670
Oklahoma694
Alabama700
Florida732
Tennessee1046
Georgia1462

Even more about Adele


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Adele a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Adele?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1914
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Adele
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 2,739
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +516

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