Meaning of Nelly
Nelly is an English name for boys and girls
The meaning is `sunray, shining light
The name Nelly is most commonly given to Norwegian girls. (11 times more often than to American girls.)
Although in most countries Nelly is a name given to girls. In the United States, 1 out of 68 Nelly`s are boys.
What do they use in other countries?
The name sounds like:
Neely, Nelli, Nelley, Nelle
Nelsey, Cornelia, Leonor, Eleonora, Leonora, Nora, Leonore, Eleonore, Eléonore, Helen, Nelle, Eleanora, Nellie, Eleanor, Lenore, Eleanore, Eleonor, Elinor, Elenora, Ellie, Elea