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Keely Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Keely is of Irish origin.

The meaning of Keely is "beauty".  

It is also of English origin, where its meaning is "slender".


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 1652  in baby name popularity for girls with 128 occurrences.    Less than 5 boys were given the name. 

View the Keely Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Keely has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Keely to other names.


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Related Names

Keely is a variant spelling of Keeley.

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Name Fun

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Be creative with the name Keely.

Just for fun, see the name Keely in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

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Irish names usually contain a given, middle and family name.

Given names frequently have their source in the Roman Catholic faith, or are derived from the traditional Gaelic.

Some Gaelic or old Irish names date back to the Celtic origins of Gaelach (Ireland). These names find their basis in ancient pagan religions, myths, legends, and superstitions held by the Gaels.