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


Nelja is a ♀ girl’s name.

What is the origin of the name Nelja?

Nelja is a short Russian form of the name Cornelia, which derived from the Roman family name Cornelius.

What does the name Nelja mean?

Nelja means “of the Cornelius family” and “horn” (from Latin “cornu”).

Pronunciation of Nelja

Variants of the name Nelja

Nelia Nelya Nélia Nélya Nélyah

Popularity of the name Nelja

The name Nelja is ranked #930 overall.

Nelja in the Top 50 Names

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