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Gender: Female Meaning of Axelle: "father of peace" Origin of Axelle: French feminine form of Axel

The name Axelle is a girl's name of French origin meaning "father of peace". Axelle and is often added to lists like Unique Girl Names: Unusual and Rare and discussed in our forums with posts like "Picky Parents BNG".

From the experts:

Putting the emphasis on the "elle" softens a name that seems at once futuristic and medieval.

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Famous People Named Axelle

Axelle Red (born Fabienne Demal), Belgian singer-songwriter
Axelle Carolyn, Belgian filmmaker and actress
Axelle Lemaire, French politician
Axelle Renoir, French singer
Axelle Francine, French journalist; wife of basketball player Tony Parker
Axelle Klinckaert, Belgian gymnast
Axelle Jovenin, French rhythmic gymnast

Pop Culture References for the name Axelle

Axelle, character in the Danielle Steel novel "Zoya"


Hazelle Says:


I 100% agree, Theodora!

lesliemarion Says:


This hurts.

Eva Thyssen Says:


Axelle Despiegelaere ruined the name for me.

Theodora_Phoenix Says:


I find this name very beautiful. I think I have discovered another new favorite!

kitchi1 Says:


Makes me think of "excel" and Proactiv's new pimple stuff, 'X-out'