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


Nellie is a ♀ girl’s name.

What is the origin of the name Nellie?

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

What does the name Nellie mean?

Nellie 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 Nellie

Variants of the name Nellie

Nelli Nelly

Popularity of the name Nellie

The name Nellie is ranked #1349 overall.

Nellie in the Top 50 Names

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