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 #5773 overall ↑↑ 103

  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 6978 ↑↑ 225
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 4763 ↓↓ -148
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 6821 ↑ 67
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 3112 ↓ -51
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 6678 ↑ 75
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 7497 ↓ -90
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 2823 ↓↓ -456
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 6112 ↓ -16
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 6668 ↑↑ 443
  • 🇫🇷 France: 4708 ↓↓ -107
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 5479 ↓ -70
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 3112 ↓↓ -120
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 12122 ↓ -35
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 5438 ↓↓ -205
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 5583 ↑ 24
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 4306 ↓↓ -212
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 3387 ↓ -37
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 3231 ↓↓ -661
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 6944 ↓ -28
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