Given Name NOËL

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: French
PRONOUNCED: NAW-EL   [details]

Meaning & History

Means "Christmas" in French. In the Middle Ages it was used for children born on the holiday. A famous bearer was the English playwright and composer Noël Coward (1899-1973).

Categories

Christmas, holidays, medieval
FEMININE FORMS: Noëlle, Noèle, Noella
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Noel (English)
SAME SPELLING: Noel
USER SUBMISSION: Nóel
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2016
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2015
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2015
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2015
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2015
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2015
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