Jolie

Jolie - A very unique female name



  Jul 15,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Jolie, meaning pretty, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1950 on position #1413. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Jolie and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Jolie? 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 Jolie. The baby girl name Jolie was given to 314 baby girls in 2012, ranking #760 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 4,501 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Jolie peaked in popularity 11 years ago in 2008 on position 561.



Famous with this name

Angelina Jolie
Jolie Vanier
Jolie Chan


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Jolie is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Jolie is currently topping the baby name charts in Louisiana at position #140 - and is the least popular in Washington at position #1,155.

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 Jolie is where you live.


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Jolie origin and meaning

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

Similar to Jolie

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

Julie / Julia / Jill / Jewel / Jayla / Jewell / Joelle / Jaliyah / Jakayla / Juli /

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
2012760
2011740
2010696
2009679
2008561
2007575
2006616
2005610
2004623
2003689
2002627
2001655
2000829
19991227
19981592
19971673
19961938
19952547
19942426
19932848
19922012
19912299
19901968
19892075
19881801
19872384
19862312
19851652
19841506
19831785
19821657
19811302
19801475
19791451
19781363
19771121
19761111
19751092
1974923
1973971
1972968
1971830
1970790
1969801
1968880
19671332
19661271
19651600
19641520
19631681
19621476
19612019
19601650
19591918
19581555
19571432
19561515
19551643
19541592
19532115
19501413

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Louisiana140
Nebraska416
New York443
Virginia570
Florida604
Oklahoma610
Massachusetts637
California711
Colorado732
North Carolina736
Texas758
New Jersey773
Wisconsin852
Arizona915
Indiana942
Maryland949
Minnesota966
Georgia999
Michigan1005
Illinois1120
Pennsylvania1151
Washington1155

Even more about Jolie


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 Jolie 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 Jolie?

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
2008
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Jolie
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 4,501
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1950
2012 births +314

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