Danielle

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367k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Danielle

"Danielle" is a name of Hebrew origin, and it means "God is my Judge". It's a name commonly given to girls.

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  1. A female given name; borrowed from the French feminine form of Daniel.

Danielle was also found in the following language(s): Danish and French

Notable Persons Named Danielle

Riley Keough is a model and actress. Her ongoing career started in 2010. Riley was given the name Danielle Riley Keough by her parent Lisa Marie Presley on May 29th, 1989 in Santa Monica, California, U.S.

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Danielle Panabaker is an actress. She has had major accomplishments since 2002. Danielle was given the name Danielle Nicole Panabaker on September 19th, 1987 in Augusta, Georgia, U.S.

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Danielle Campbell is an actress. Her ongoing career started in 2006. Danielle was born on January 30th, 1995 in Portland, Oregon. Danielle is also known as Dany.

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Danielle Brooks is an actress. She has been prominent since 2011. Danielle was born on September 17th, 1989 in Augusta, Georgia, U.S.

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Danielle Harris is an actress and director. She has been prominent since 1985. Danielle was given the name Danielle Andrea Harris on June 1st, 1977 in Plainview, New York, U.S.

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Danielle Fishel is an actress, author, and television personality. She was most prominent from 1992 to present. Danielle was given the name Danielle Christine Fishel on May 5th, 1981 in Mesa, Arizona, United States.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Danielle

Suzanne Danielle is a film and television actress. She was most prominent from 1978 to 1978. Suzanne was given the name Suzanne Morris on January 14th, 1957 in London, England, UK.

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Diana Danielle is an actress and model. Her most notable accomplishments were from 2002 to 2002. Diana was given the name Diana Danielle Danny Beeson on November 22nd, 1991 in Houston, Texas, United States.

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How popular is the baby name Danielle in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1937 9 9 0
1938 88 88 0
1939 72 72 0
1940 38 38 0
1941 65 65 0
1942 57 57 0
1943 67 67 0
1944 67 67 0
1945 93 93 0
1946 136 136 0
1947 132 132 0
1948 112 112 0
1949 115 115 0
1950 96 96 0
1951 122 122 0
1952 182 182 0
1953 180 180 0
1954 167 167 0
1955 186 186 0
1956 221 221 0
1957 190 190 0
1958 157 157 0
1959 210 210 0
1960 312 312 0
1961 665 665 0
1962 616 616 0
1963 693 688 5
1964 1,053 1,053 0
1965 1,315 1,305 10
1966 1,322 1,316 6
1967 1,626 1,619 7
1968 2,420 2,407 13
1969 3,190 3,175 15
1970 3,402 3,374 28
1971 3,748 3,718 30 #99 girl name
1972 4,232 4,198 34 #73 girl name
1973 5,703 5,650 53 #49 girl name
1974 6,685 6,628 57 #40 girl name
1975 6,462 6,416 46 #42 girl name
1976 7,420 7,363 57 #33 girl name
1977 7,676 7,616 60 #31 girl name
1978 8,035 7,982 53 #31 girl name
1979 8,050 7,979 71 #33 girl name
1980 8,926 8,845 81 #33 girl name
1981 10,109 10,035 74 #30 girl name
1982 10,285 10,209 76 #31 girl name
1983 10,702 10,634 68 #29 girl name
1984 15,754 15,669 85 #16 girl name
1985 15,511 15,406 105 #18 girl name
1986 15,026 14,941 85 #16 girl name
1987 17,080 17,004 76 #14 girl name
1988 16,321 16,252 69 #17 girl name
1989 15,484 15,367 117 #17 girl name
1990 14,403 14,332 71 #18 girl name
1991 13,659 13,615 44 #17 girl name
1992 14,139 14,097 42 #18 girl name
1993 13,025 12,986 39 #18 girl name
1994 12,486 12,448 38 #20 girl name
1995 10,682 10,650 32 #24 girl name
1996 9,309 9,285 24 #29 girl name
1997 8,059 8,034 25 #34 girl name
1998 7,398 7,368 30 #41 girl name
1999 6,774 6,751 23 #43 girl name
2000 6,106 6,087 19 #48 girl name
2001 4,798 4,788 10 #63 girl name
2002 4,219 4,204 15 #71 girl name
2003 3,877 3,863 14 #82 girl name
2004 3,559 3,527 32 #91 girl name
2005 3,142 3,134 8
2006 2,907 2,896 11
2007 2,780 2,772 8
2008 2,403 2,395 8
2009 1,932 1,932 0
2010 1,608 1,601 7
2011 1,505 1,499 6
2012 1,379 1,371 8
2013 1,236 1,236 0
2014 1,238 1,238 0
2015 1,083 1,083 0
2016 984 984 0

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Popularity of Danielle as a first name

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Popularity of Danielle as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Danielle U.S.
  White 76.29% 64.26%
  African American 11.68% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.72% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 3.44% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 6.87% 16.26%

Of Last Name Danielle

People with the last name Danielle are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Danielle

  • How Popular is the name Danielle? Danielle is the 184th most popular name of all time. As a last name Danielle was the 67,747th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Danielle have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 367,275 babies born with the first name Danielle in the United States. That's more than enough people named Danielle to occupy the country of Bahamas with an estimated population of 353,658 (as of May 3, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Danielle? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1937 when it was given as a first name to 9 new born babies.
  • When was Danielle first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Danielle is Saturday, April 21st, 1883.
  • What year had the most people named Danielle born? The highest recorded use of the first name Danielle was in 1987 with a total of 17,004 babies. That's a lot of babies named Danielle!
  • Random Danielle Factoid: According to the 1986 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Danielle ranks 8th in popularity as a baby girl's name in District of Columbia. Imagine that, 87 babies in District of Columbia have the same name as you in 1986.
  • Weird things about the name Danielle: Your name in reverse order is Elleinad. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ldlaniee. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Danielle? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 291 people with the last name Danielle.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Danielle? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Danielle as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.0m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
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