Name Nelja

Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Nelja

Nelja is a ♀ female name.

Origin of Nelja

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

Meaning of Nelja

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

Pronunciation of Nelja

Variants of the name Nelja

Nelia Nelya Nélia Nélya Nélyah

Nelja in the categories

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Name Statistic: Nelja is ranked #804 overall ↓ -13

  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 147 ↓ -10
  • 🇫🇷 France: 457 ↓ -47
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 592 ↓ -86
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 625 ↑ 26
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 698 ↑ 80
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 782 ↑↑ 187
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 832 ↓ -64
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 852 ↓ -26
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 900 ↑↑ 148
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 1014 ↓↓ -140
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 1209 ↓ -53
  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 1525 ↓↓ -261
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 1808 ↑ 31
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 1929 ↓ -93
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 2021 ↓ -93
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 2404 ↑↑ 111
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 3429 ↓↓ -216
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 3430 ↑↑ 651
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 10112 ↑↑ 285

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Name Nelja

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