Colors Related to this Name: Purple, Lilac, Mavve

Qualities Related to this Name: Creative, Light-Hearted

Popularity: This is a very popular name in the US. Ranking #1431 in 2013 and #1301 in 2014.

Famous People

Nellie McKay (Movie Actress,Singer), Nellie Bellflower (TV Actress)


In English


-A diminutive of the female first names Eleanor and Helen. Popular as a formal first name at the turn of the 20th century.

In Swedish

Origin: From English Nellie. First recorded as a Swedish name (as Nelli) in 1793.


-( female name).