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


Kelya is a ♀ girl’s name.

What is the origin of the name Kelya?

Kelya is a French girl’s name and derived from the Irish-Gaelic unisex name Kelly. Kelly originates in the Irish surname Ó Ceallaigh or the Irish given name Ceallach.

What does the name Kelya mean?

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

Pronunciation of Kelya

Variants of the name Kelya

Kelia Kélia Kélya Celya Celia

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Popularity of the name Kelya

The name Kelya is ranked #441 overall.

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