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Nelly - Meaning of Nelly

What does Nelly mean?

Meaning of the name NellyNelsonNellieNelliNeilsenNealsonNellNelsNilsunNilssonNeilsanNeelsenNelleyNoslenNelleighNeilsonNelleaNilsNilsonNilsenNelsenNelleNeils

[ 2 syll. nel-ly, ne-lly ] The baby boy name Nelly is also used as a girl name. It is pronounced as NEHL-iy- †. Nelly is derived from English origins.

Nelly is a variant of the name Nellie.

Nelly is also a variant of the name Nelson (Dutch and English).

Nelly is rarely used as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names. In 2017, among the group of boy names directly linked to Nelly, Nelson was the most regularly used.

Baby names that sound like Nelly include Nellee, Nelley, Nelli, Nellie, Nahuel (Spanish), Nahyl, Nail (Arabic), Nala (English and Indian), Nalah (English), Nali, Nallee, Nalley, Nalli, Nallie, Nallo, Nally, Nalo, Naolinn, Nealle, and Nealy.

† English pronunciation for Nelly: N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"


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