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Noel - Meaning of Noel

What does Noel mean?

Meaning of the name NoelNatalieNataliaNoelleTaliaNathalieNatashaNoaNathalyNathaliaNatalyNataleeTataNatilieNatáliaTashaNataleighNoeliaNettieNoelieNatelyNatalyaNatieNovellaTashina

[ 2 syll. noe(l), no-el ] The baby girl name Noel is also used as a boy name, and it is more frequently a boy name. It is pronounced as NowEHL †. Noel's language of origin is Latin and it is predominantly used in English.

Noel is a form (English) of the English, French, and German Natalie.

Noel is also a form (English) of the English and French Noelle.

Noel is an unusual baby girl name. Its usage peaked in 1987 with 0.018% of baby girls being named Noel. It was #585 in rank then. The baby name has steeply dropped in popularity since then, and is currently used only on a very modest scale. In 2018, among the family of girl names directly related to Noel, Natalie was the most frequently used. In the last century Noel has primarily been a boy name. In 1998, 93% more boys than girls were given the name Noel.

Baby names that sound like Noel include Noell, Noelle (English and French), Nowelle, Nahal, Nahla (Arabic and English), Nahlah (Arabic and English), Nala (English, Indian, and Swahili), Nalah (English), Nalo, Nawal (Arabic), Nayelee, Nayeley, Nayelie, Neala (English), Neali (English), Nealie (English), Nealy (English), Neela (Tamil, English, and Indian), Neely (Dutch and English), and Neila (Arabic and English).

† Pronunciation for Noel: N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; OW as in "oak (OW.K)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)"


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