What does the baby name Nelly mean? Learn about what Nelly means, its history & origin, popularity in our random name database, pronunciation, similar names, nicknames & spelling variations.

Nelly - Name Meaning, Origin & Popularity

Spelling of Nelly
N-E-L-L-Y, is a 5-letter female given name.
Meaning of Nelly
Shining light, light.
Origin of Nelly
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Popularity of Nelly
Nelly currently has 359 likes, and is in the top 3% of liked girl's names. The name Bonnie is slightly more popular than Nelly.