[ 1 syll. o-le, ol-e ] The baby boy name Ole is pronounced OWL †. Ole's origin is Old Norse, and its use, English, German, and Scandinavian. Ole is a contraction of Olaf (Dutch, English, German, and Scandinavian).
Ole is uncommon as a baby name for boys. At the modest height of its usage in 1901, 0.015% of baby boys were given the name Ole. It ranked at #485 then. The baby name has since experienced a marked decline in popularity, and is of only infrequent use today. Within all boy names in its group, Ole was nonetheless the most widely used in 2018.
† Pronunciation for Ole: OW as in "oak (OW.K)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)"