Meaning:God is my Judge
Although Danielle is clearly the French feminine version of Daniel (the suffix “–elle” is the giveaway), American parents have taken the name as their own. It debuted on the baby-name charts in the 1930s and hit its highest ranking from the mid-1980s to the mid-1990s. It’s still an elegant, European-flavored name that’s got a high likability factor thanks to Danielle Johnson of “Orange Is the New Black” and Danielle Panabaker of “The Flash.”

Famous Danielles

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  • Danielle Steel

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Source: Social Security Administration

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