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Kelly meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Kelly No. of characters: 5 Gender: GirlBoyOrigin: Irish English Old Irish
How to pronounce Kelly ke-llý What does my name mean?
Meanings: Warrior Lively Aggressive Strife War Bright Headed Brave Warrior Descendant of Ceallach Bright-headed Farm by the Spring Churches English name of Irish origin, meaning similar to an Irish surname a boy name.

Kelly was ranked 799 in 2016 US male names list and elevated by 2.68% from its previous ranking of 821 in 2015. Kelly was ranked 446 in 2016 list of US girls name and dropped by 3.24% from its previous ranking of 432 in 2015.

Full form of Kelly : Keen Excited Lonesome Likable Youthful

Kelly is a very very popular first name for a girl in England & Wales which is popular since 1996 and ranked 1114 in 2015. Around 4136 people wear Kelly as their first name. Kelly is a rare first name for a girl in England & Wales which is a rare name since 1997 and ranked 1114 in 2015. Only 4136 people have Kelly as their first name. Kelly is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Kelly is a very very popular first name for a boy in United States which is popular male name since 1947 and ranked 830 in 2015 in US. Around 551235 people wear Kelly as their first name. Kelly is a rare first name for a boy in United States which is a rare boy name since 1880 and ranked 830 in 2015 in US. Only 551235 people have Kelly as their first name. At the peak of Kelly popularity in 1977 it was given to about 0.543555% of US Girls babies and ranked 10 in 3354764 newborns while On the lowest point of Kelly in 1880 it was wore by only 0.002315% of new born Boys and ranked 203 out of 216003 babies in US. Kelly is not a native United States and Kelly may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. Kelly is given to around 0.154199% of newborns during 1880 to 2015, according to the USSA.

Complete history of Kelly
YearRankOccurence
Popular boy name in
1947344351
1948326379
1949288510
1950295488
1951247699
1952228806
1953224846
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Expression number of Kelly is 2.

Kelly are diplomatic, sensitive and kind. Kelly act as peacemaker and their intent is to make a balance among things. Kelly likes to make friends and follow their intuition.

Names that rhyme with Kelly Adanelly, Ally, Anally, Anayelly, Anelly, Angelly, Anlly, Aracelly, Arelly, Arielly, Ashelly, Ashlly, Bailly, Banelly, Billy, Cally, Camilly, Cecilly, Chanelly, ChantillyFamous people named Kelly
Kelly Kulchak in An Evening with Mr. Yang as Producer
Kelly Blue in Inside the Girls Locker Room as Actress
Kasey Kelly in Us the Damned and God Himself as Actress
Kelly Camille Patterson in Velveteen Lounge Kitsch-en as Actress
Kelly Garrett in The 48th Annual Academy Awards as
Kelly Christopher in Laps as Miscellaneous Crew
Kelly Jay in Sumthin's Stinkin' in the House of Flav as Actress
Kelly Stuart in American Beauty as Miscellaneous Crew
Kelly Cole in Whodamndunnit? as Actress
Kelly Tippens in Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues as Actress
Kelly McGillis, actress,producer
Kelly Preston, actress
Kelly LeBrock, actress
Kelly Lynch, actress
Kelly Packard, actress
Kelly Wagner, casting director,producer,actress
Kelly Granite, producer
Kelly Aisenstat, actor
Kelly Zombor, sound department,director,writer
Kelly Hu, actress
Kelly Rutherford, actress
Kelly Slater, actor,producer
Kelly Stone, actress
Kelly Deco, actress,production designer
Kelly Acoca, actress
Kelly Adams, actress
Names like Kelly Kel, Kela, Kelab, Kelah, Kelaia, Kelaiah, Kelaine, Kelan, Kelana, Keland, Kelani, Kelanie, Kelany, Kelaya, Kelbe, Kelbi, Kelbie, Kelby, Kelce, Kelcea
Kelly Namesakes Comments :Kelly is a pre- and last name, especially in the English-speaking countries. Name used as both male and female name. The name Kelly is etymologically Irish origin and in Ireland the second most name (to Murphy ). Later it also became the name (originally male, later female). Mostly, Kelly a anglicisation of Gaelic communities - Ó Ceallaigh what as much as descendant of Ceallach means. Ceallach is an Irish name from ' etymology uncertain; traditionally, the meaning is indicated by "the brilliant mind" (from cenn, "head", and luach, "bright") but it could also result from Ceallach ("war", "conflict") from ceall (" church "); also stem from the same root names Cillian and Callahan. Ceallach itself means warlike what of recruiting NCOs in many English armies (Irish Army, British Army and Australian Army) under the meaning Courageous Warriors has been added. In American popular culture, it also means warrior princess. The spelling Kelley is often mainly Protestant famine associated -Einwanderern, even if the officials on Ellis Iceland anwandten different spellings. The patron of the Kelly clan is the holy Grellan. Name variants: Kelley, Kelli, Kellye, Kellie, trowel, Kellog, O'Kelly , McCullough and Cheallaigh (as a female surname as Ní Cheallaigh ). - Claire Chaparro
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