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Girl Name: Jolene

Name: Jolene
Pronunciation: \j(o)-le-ne\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Origin: Modern
Sounds Like: Illene, Ilene, Ellene, Allene, Alene, Ailene, Eilene, Elene, Jelena, Jalena, Jaylene, Jaline, Jillene, Jolana, Jolan, Jolanne, Julyne, Juline, Julena, Yolane
Variant forms: Joeline, Joeleen, Joeline, Jolaine, Jolean, Joleen, Jolena, Jolina, Joline, Jolleen, Jollene, Jolyn, Jolyna, Jolyne, Jolynn
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 624

Description

Jolene \j(o)-le-ne\ as a girl's name is pronounced joh-LEEN. Modern name. A feminine variant of Joseph or a blend using Jo as a prefix with the suffix -lene from names such as Marlene. The name was made famous by a hit song of the same name, recorded by Dolly Parton in 1979.

Jolene has 15 variant forms: Joeline, Joeleen, Joeline, Jolaine, Jolean, Joleen, Jolena, Jolina, Joline, Jolleen, Jollene, Jolyn, Jolyna, Jolyne and Jolynn.

Baby names that sound like Jolene are Illene, Ilene, Ellene, Allene, Alene, Ailene, Eilene, Elene, Jelena, Jalena, Jaylene, Jaline, Jillene, Jolana, Jolan, Jolanne, Julyne, Juline, Julena and Yolane.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Jolene.

Popularity

Jolene is a very popular first name for women (#624 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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