What does Kelly mean?
The meaning of Kelly is "brave warrior".
It is also of English origin, where its meaning is "bright headed".
Kelly is used as both a boys and girls name.
It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Ke-lly.
The Given Name Kelly
Kelly is a name with authenticness.
This great little unisex name has a natural majesty.
A delightful name that will rock parents.
Some famous bearers of this name include: Kelly Bishop, Kelly McGillis, and Kelly Preston.
In contrast, the year before it ranked 596 in baby name popularity for girls with 502 occurrences. It ranked 1,499 in baby name popularity for boys with 111 occurrences.
The trend's your friend. See how Kelly has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Kelly Name Popularity Page.
Kelly Related Names
Variants of the name Kelly include Kelia, Kelleigh, Kelley, Kelli.
Kelly has the diminutive (nickname) Kell.
- Kelly Bishop ~ Actress
- Kelly McGillis ~ Actress
- Kelly Preston ~ Actress
- Kelly Ripa ~ Actress
- Kelly Rowan ~ Actress
- Kelly Rutherford ~ Actress
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Kelly Name Fun
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Just for fun, see the name Kelly in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.
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