Gender Feminine
Usage English
Pronounced Pron. jo-LEEN
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Meaning & History

Formed from Jo and the common name suffix lene. This name was created in the early 20th century. It received a boost in popularity after the release of Dolly Parton's 1973 song Jolene.

Related Names

VariantsJoleen, Joline
DiminutiveJojo
Other Languages & CulturesJoline(Swedish)

Popularity

People think this name is

youthful   natural   wholesome   refined   strange  

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Entry updated January 21, 2022