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The baby girl name Nellie is of Greek origin. Nellie meaning, Nellie popularity, Nellie hieroglyphics, Nellie numerology, and other interesting facts.

The name Nellie is of Greek origin.

The meaning of Nellie is "light".  

Nellie is generally used as a girl's name. It consists of 6 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Ne-llie.

In the U.S. in 2012, it ranked 1583  in popular baby names for girls with 136 occurrences.    Less than 5 boys were given the name. 

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

 
   

Nellie is a diminutive (nickname) of Eleanor, Ellen, Helen.

The name Eleanor is derived from the French form of the Provencal name Alienor.

Nellie falls into the classic name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Nellie Bly.

   
Would you like to fingerspell the name Nellie in American Sign Language?
Then just follow the diagram below.

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

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Nellie in Nautical Flags page.

Looking for something more mystical? Visit the Nellie Numerology page.

Nellie Numerology
Nellie in Hieroglyhics
Nellie in Nautical Flags
Last year this name was ranked as one of the top 1000 most popular names within its gender.

Keep in mind how popular a name is. Your child may feel that they fit in more with a more popular name. On the other hand, they may feel more special if their name is less popular and more uniquely their own. As you see it can go both ways, so just keep this point in mind as you examine the different possibilities.

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