♀ Name Nelly – origin, meaning & pronunciation of the name Nelly

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Nelly is a ♀ female name.

Origin of Nelly

Nelly is a short form of Cornelia, but as well of Petronella, Helene, Eleonore and Elizabeth.

Meaning of Nelly

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 Nelly

Alternate spelling of Nelly

Nelli Nellie

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