Name Nelly

Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Nelly

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

Variants of the name Nelly

Nelli Nellie

Nelly in the categories

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Name Statistic: Nelly is ranked #1430 overall ↓ -28

  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 99 ↑ 42
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 265 ↑ 26
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 420 ↓ -6
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 472 ↓ -14
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 517 ↓↓ -135
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 599 ↑↑ 181
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 906 ↓ -13
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 987 ↓ -62
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 1013 ↓ -29
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 1065 ↑ 10
  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 1374 ↓ -98
  • 🇫🇷 France: 1679 ↓ -2
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 2069 ↓↓ -104
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 2723 ↓↓ -303
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 2762 ↓↓ -177
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 3658 ↑ 41
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 3698 ↑↑ 1236
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 3993 ↓↓ -413
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 7231 ↓↓ -7038

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Name Nelly

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