Name Kélya Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Kélya


Kélya is a ♀ girl’s name.

What is the origin of the name Kélya?

Kélya is a French variant of the Irish-Gaelic name Kelly, which derived from the Irish surname Ó Ceallaigh or the Irish given name Ceallach.

What does the name Kélya mean?

Kélya means “descendant of Ceallach” and “female warrior” (from Old Irish “ceallach” = war/battle/strife). Besides, the name Ceallach is said to mean “bright-headed”. Kelia could as well be derived from Irish “ceall” meaning “church” or “monastery”, thus Kelia means “frequenter of churches”.

Pronunciation of Kélya

Variants of the name Kélya

Kelia Kelya Kélia Celia

Popularity of the name Kélya

The name Kélya is ranked #1093 overall.

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