US Popularity:704
Origin:French
Meaning:Christmas
Noel is a gender-neutral name of French origin, getting its meaning from the french word for “Christmas.” While Noelle is the more common spelling for little girls, the day itself takes on the gender-neutral spelling. This could be the perfect title for a December baby, ready to bring cheer and joy to your family. Like candy canes, elves and stockings hung by the chimney with care, Noel will never go out of style. With the day itself referring to the birth of Christ, Noel will come into your home ready to begin their own adventure.

Famous People Named Noel

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  • Noel Gallagher
    Musician

Noel Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Noel is currently #1108 on The Bump
Boy:Noel is currently #806 on The Bump Boy Names
Girl:Noel is currently #609 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Noel is currently #704 in U.S. births
Boy:Noel is currently #859 in U.S. births
Girl:Noel is currently #2406 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

Year:
2022
Gender:
Girl
#2406
in 2022
+ 66
from 2021
In comparison to the previous year's data
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