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Jolene

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Gender: Female Origin of Jolene: Modern invented name Jolene's Popularity in 2018: #455

The name Jolene is a girl's name . Jolene is ranked #455 on our popularity charts and discussed in our forums with posts like "Baby a Day".

From the experts:

Stuck in the shadow of the old Dolly Parton song. In spite of its dated feel, Jolene reentered the charts in 2010 and has been rising in recent years.

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Pop Culture References for the name Jolene

Joline, Jolena, Joeline, Joeleen, Joleen, Jolean, Jolina

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Comments

Wittyusername103 Says:

2017-12-13T22:41:14

Jolie is pretty but is basically just naming your kid "pretty" which won't do them much good if they want to go overseas. It is a cute middle name though.

Wittyusername103 Says:

2017-12-13T22:40:19

I agree it's one of my favorite names.

SouthernGirl Says:

2017-12-13T20:16:30

So pretty

Leah_ Says:

2017-06-14T17:26:46

I really like the name Jolene. It is tied to the Dolly Parton song, but I don't think that's a bad thing.

headintheclouds Says:

2017-05-01T00:59:10

Inextricably tied to the Dolly Parton song in my mind. It has a peppy ring to it, but aside from the song association, Jolene also sounds way too Southern Daisy Duke-ish for my liking. I'd prefer Jolie (yes, it also has a huge association to celebrity/pop culture, but it sounds more elegant, French-chic and fresh to my ears).

Joeleene Lochel Says:

2014-12-09T21:51:11

I love my name....
I was named after the Dolly Paton song but my parents made it more unique via the spelling - Joeleene

DogNames Says:

2014-05-26T20:02:17

Going to be my daughter's middle name!