Name Jelle

Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Jelle

The first name Jelle is ♀ female and ♂ male. Jelle thus belongs to the gender-neutral unisex names

Origin of Jelle

Jelle is a Frisian name and a diminutive of names with the element “gelt”. Jelle is as well a Dutch short form of Willem.

Meaning of Jelle

Jelle means “payment”, “sacrifice” (from Germanic “gelt”) and “resolute protector” (from Old High German “willio” = will/desire + “helm” = protection/helmet).

Pronunciation of Jelle

Jelle in the categories

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Name Statistic: Jelle is ranked #3451 overall ↓ -69

  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 1030 ↓ -62
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 2680 ↓↓ -470
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 3046 ↓↓ -230
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 3209 ↑↑ 2656
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 3835 ↓↓ -193
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 6240 ↓↓ -1377
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 6772 ↓↓ -885
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 7562 ↓↓ -1084
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 7580 ↓↓ -1199
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 7648 ↑↑ 197
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 7685 ↓↓ -834
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 9040 ↓↓ -1365
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 9478 ↓↓ -723
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 10018 ↑↑ 263
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 10467 ↓↓ -541
  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 10503 ↓↓ -639
  • 🇫🇷 France: 10976 ↑↑ 493
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 11617 ↑↑ 422
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 11796 ↓↓ -1255

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Name Jelle

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