Kelly

♂♀ Name Kelly – origin, meaning & pronunciation of the name Kelly

The first name Kelly is ♀ female and ♂ male.

Origin of Kelly

The name Kelly is of Irish-Gaelic origin and derived from the Irish surname Ó Ceallaigh or the Irish given name Ceallach. It first became a boy’s name and is also a girl’s name today.

Meaning of Kelly

Kelly means “descendant of Ceallach” and “warrior” or “female warrior” (from Old Irish “ceallach” = war/battle/strife).

Pronunciation of Kelly

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Name Statistic: Kelly is ranked #5857 overall ↑ 19

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  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 5949 ↑↑ 1162
  • 🇫🇷 France: 4768 ↓↓ -167
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 5810 ↓↓ -401
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  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 4793 ↓↓ -699
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 3480 ↓↓ -130
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 2868 ↓↓ -298
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 7122 ↓↓ -206
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