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


Nelli is a ♀ girl’s name.

What is the origin of the name Nelli?

Nelli is a short form of Cornelia, but also of Petronella, Helene, Eleonore and Elizabeth.

What does the name Nelli mean?

Nelli means “of the Cornelius family” and “horn” (from Cornelia), “the other Aenor”, “merciful” and “God is my light” (from Eleonore) and “God is abundance”, “God is my oath” and “God has sworn” (from Elizabeth).

Pronunciation of Nelli

Variants of the name Nelli

Nellie Nelly

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Popularity of the name Nelli

The name Nelli is ranked #1433 overall.

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