French or Breton
"chief or prince"

Maelle Origin and Meaning

The name Maelle is a girl's name of French origin meaning "chief or prince".

This feminine form of Mael has the distinctive "aelle" ending found in Brittany. In the French spelling Maëlle, it is a Top 100 girls' name in France.

# 1295 on Nameberry

Maelle Rank in Nameberry Top 1000

Maelle Popularity

Famous People Named Maelle

  • Maëlle Danica RickerCanadian snowboarder
  • Maëlle GavetFrench businesswoman; COO of Compass Inc.