Back to Back
Naming Your Baby Has Never Been This Fun
  1. Pick 5 favorite names for your BellyBallot
  2. Invite friends & family to vote. More votes = cool prizes!
  3. Announce your final choice on Facebook & Twitter!
Get Started
xYolanda
Origin
Latin
Pronunciation
yo-LAHN-də
Meaning
Violet flower
More info about the name "Yolanda"
More Info

Yolanda is ultimately derived from Violet. Violet originates in Latin language and is derived from the name of a popular purple flower, from whose name the color was also derived. As a feminine given name it has been used since the end of the 19th century and currently is one of the most popular feminine names in the United States. It is also the name of several places in the U.S. and Canada. Yolanda used to be a popular name among royalty, nowadays it is rather rare in the U.S.

Popularity of the Name Yolanda
Also Spelled Like...

Iolanda, Jola, Jolana, Jolande, Jolanka, Jolante, Yola, Yolana, Yolanna, Yolantha, Yoli, Yolie, Yolonda

add a name
Famous Yolandas

Yolanda Griffith - WNBA professional basketball player
Yolanda Adams - musician
Yolanda Bedregal - writer
Yolanda Blanco - writer
Yolanda Lopez - artist
Yolanda Ruiz Martinez - published author

more
Do you like the name Yolanda?
Discussion on the name Yolanda