Adele

Of Germanic origin, this name means "noble." Does this mean your little Adele will never sneak candy before dinner, or look off her neighbor's test for answers at school? Probably not. Nobility is a learned behavior.

Nicknames:

Addie, Del.

Famous people named Adele:

Singer Adele (birth name: Laurie Blue Adkins); novelist Adele Griffin; actresses Adele Mara and Adele DeGarde; dancer Adele Astaire.

Fun fact:

At the 2014 Oscars, actor John Travolta accidentally introduced his co-presenter, Idina Menzel, as "Adele Dazeem."

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