The name Danielle is a girl's name of Hebrew origin meaning "God is my judge". Danielle is ranked #351 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Fictional Princess Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "If I had 8 daughters whose names started with...".
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Along with Daniela, Michelle, Nicole, and Denise, Danielle was a big hit from the 1960s to the nineties, sitting comfortably in the Top 20 for several years. Parents then responded to its chic, sophisticated Gallic image, and though it has lost some of its sheen, it's still a widely used choice. Novelist Danielle Steele is its most well-known bearer; it's also the name of Elvis's granddaughter.