Noelle

Noelle - A very unique female name



  Feb 26,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Noelle, meaning Christmas, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1941 on position #1777. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Noelle and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Noelle? 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 Noelle. The baby girl name Noelle was given to 971 baby girls in 2012, ranking #318 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 1,455 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Noelle peaked in popularity 5 years ago in 2012 on position 318.



Famous with this name

Noelle Kenney
Noelle Scaggs
Noelle Michiels


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Noelle is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Noelle is currently topping the baby name charts in Alaska at position #153 - and is the least popular in Alabama at position #670.

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 Noelle is where you live.


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Noelle origin and meaning

Noelle is a 6 letter name with 1 syllables. This name means Christmas. To see famous people named Noelle, pop culture references for the name Noelle and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Noelle

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

Nellie / Nell / Nola / Nayeli / Nyla / Noel / Noelia / Nelly / Nylah / Nallely /

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
2012318
2011354
2010366
2009431
2008439
2007497
2006465
2005476
2004451
2003404
2002403
2001440
2000404
1999430
1998407
1997377
1996411
1995458
1994463
1993461
1992449
1991436
1990463
1989473
1988413
1987399
1986499
1985447
1984477
1983492
1982565
1981527
1980473
1979460
1978467
1977458
1976537
1975539
1974677
1973619
1972588
1971540
1970481
1969465
1968446
1967475
1966500
1965652
1964804
1963999
19621529
19611723
19601572
19591563
19581398
19572337
19561815
19551397
19541567
19532186
19511886
19502027
19491833
19481541
19471229
19461751
19411777

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Alaska153
Maryland162
Rhode Island167
District of Columbia185
New Jersey191
Maine192
Pennsylvania196
Connecticut203
Virginia205
Minnesota224
Illinois233
Wisconsin237
Massachusetts238
Ohio254
New York264
Indiana265
Michigan276
Colorado289
Kansas290
Arizona293
Oregon312
South Carolina326
North Carolina330
Florida337
Georgia350
Utah366
Washington372
California374
Oklahoma409
Missouri434
Kentucky501
Mississippi562
Texas570
Tennessee598
Louisiana649
Alabama670

Even more about Noelle


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 Noelle 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 Noelle?

1 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
2012
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Noelle
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 1,455
Letter count 6
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1941
2012 births +971

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