Nelia is an English, German, and Spanish contraction of the Dutch, English, German, Italian, and Romanian Cornelia.
Nelia is also a form of the English, German, Italian, Portuguese, and Spanish Manuela.
Nelia is also a form of the English Nell.
Nelia is rare as a baby girl name. At the modest peak of its usage in 1902, 0.005% of baby girls were given the name Nelia. It was #959 in rank then. The baby name has experienced a decline in frequency since then, and is of irregular use now. Out of all girl names in its family, Nelia was nonetheless the most popular in 2018.
† Pronunciation for Nelia: N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; Y as in "you (Y.UW)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)"