Yolande name meaning

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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Yolande mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Yolande

User Submitted Origins

African Dutch (Afrikaans)

User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from Ghana says the name Yolande means "Violet flower" and is of French origin.
  2. A submission from Michigan, U.S. says the name Yolande means "In French the meaning of the name Yolande is Violet Flower, and also Strong" and is of French origin.
  3. According to a user from South Africa, the name Yolande is of African Dutch (Afrikaans) origin and means "Shy person".
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  1. A female given name, equivalent to English Yolanda.

Notable Persons Named Yolande

Notable Persons Named Yolande

Yolande de Polastron

Yolande de Polastron was a governess of the children of france. Yolande was born on September 8th, 1749 in Paris. She left this life on December 9th, 1793.

Yolande Moreau

Yolande Moreau is an actress, comedian, director, screenwriter, and actor. Her ongoing career started in 1981. Yolande was born on February 27th, 1953 in Brussels.

Yolande of Aragon

Yolande of Aragon was royalty. She holds the title Duchess of Anjou, Countess of Maine, Countess of Provence, Forcalquier, Countess of Piedmont, and Titular Queen Consort of Naples. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1400 to 1417. Yolande was born as the child of John I of Aragon and Violant of Bar on August 11th, 1384 in Zaragoza. She died on November 14th, 1442.

Yolande Trueman

Yolande Trueman is a soap character.

Yolande Beekman

Yolande Beekman is a military person. Her military service ended in 1944.

Yolande James

Yolande James is a MNA for Nelligan, Minister of Immigration, Cultural Communities & Minister Of Family, and MNAforNelligan. Yolande was born on November 21st, 1977 in Montreal.

  • Yolande Donlan
  • Yolande Fox
    Opera Singer
  • Yolande of Valois
  • Yolande Harmer
  • Yolande of Dreux
  • Yolande II
  • Yolande
  • Yolande of Brittany
  • Yolande Brener

Notable Persons With the Last Name Yolande

Notable Persons With the Last Name Yolande


She holds the title Archduchess and Princess Yolande of Austria; Princess Yolande of Hungary, Croatia, and Bohemia. Yolande was born as the child of Eugène and 11th Prince of Ligne on May 6th, 1923 in Madrid.

Duchess of Lorraine Yolande

Duchess was born as the child of René of Anjou, Isabella, and Duchess of Lorraine on November 2nd, 1428 in Nancy, France. Duchess is also known as Yolande de Bar. She breathed her last breath on March 23rd, 1483.


Fun Facts about the name Yolande

  • How Popular is the name Yolande? Yolande is the 8,027th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Yolande have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,620 babies born with the first name Yolande in the United States. That's more than enough people named Yolande to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Yolande? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1902 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Yolande first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Yolande is Sunday, December 5th, 1875.
  • What year had the most people named Yolande born? The highest recorded use of the first name Yolande was in 1970 with a total of 40 babies.
  • Random Yolande Factoid: According to the 1933 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Yolande ranks 89th in popularity as a baby girl's name in Vermont. Imagine that, 7 babies in Vermont have the same name in 1933.
  • Weird things about the name Yolande: The name spelled backwards is Ednaloy. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Lnoyeda. How do you pronounce that?
  • Yolande name meaning

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