Baby Name Popularity, Data, and History


Meaning: God Is Gracious
Main Origin Language: English
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In 2017 the name Janelle...

• was given to 617 baby girls
• was the 502nd most popular name for baby girls
• was 24% less popular than it was ten years ago
• was most popular in Deleware, Nevada, and Florida
• was about as popular as Alejandra and Elisa
Babies Named Janelle Born Per Year
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Per 100,000
Total Number
(In years of less than five births the number born is listed as zero and the rank was set to be the maximum rank)

Historically the name Janelle...

• achieved it's highest popularity in 1978
• achieved it's lowest popularity in 1951
• is 110% more common in the 2010s than it was in the 1950s
• is 13% less common in the 2010s than it was in the 1990s
• has the most similar popularity history to Jenelle, Elisha, Shaunte, Antwain, Kristopher, Adam
• has the most opposite popularity history to Roma, Selma, Cecelia, Eddy, Darwin, Sam
Rank Popularity of Baby Name Janelle Per State
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Geographically the name Janelle...

• 1% more popular west of the Mississippi than east of the Mississippi
• has the most similar state naming pattern as Julie, Adriana, Andrea, Ari, Thiago, Nasir
• has the most opposite state naming pattern as Ellie, Hadley, Vivian, Jasper, Bennett, Tucker
Boy Names With Similar Spelling
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Average Age of Benjamin
54 Years
Benjamin is older than 83% of all names
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More information on Janelle by the Baby Name Institute

• How many babies named Janelle are born every second?
• What are the chances a kid named Janelle will be the only kid named Janelle in his class?
• How similar is the naming popularity of Janelle compared to other names?
• How was each statistic for this page calculated?
• How does Janelle rank among the top 2,500 names of the year?
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