Jelle Family History
Jelle Name Meaning
English Scottish and northern Irish: probably a variant of Jelley . Norwegian: variant of Hjelle . Somali: from the Somali personal name Jelle derived from jeel ‘desire’. — Note: Since Somalis traditionally do not have hereditary surnames this name was in most cases registered as such only after immigration of its bearers to the US.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press