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What does Elly mean?

Elly /el-ly/ as a name for girls is of Old German and Greek origin, and the name Elly means "other, foreign; sun ray". Elly is an alternate spelling of Eleanor (Old French, Old German) with the suffix -y. Elly is also a form of Ella (Old German). Elly is also used as a form of Ellen (Greek), Ellie and Helen (Greek).

Variations

Elly has 6 variants: Alla, Ela, Ellee, Elli, Ellia and Ili.

Elly has 31 more alternative forms via Eleanor, Ella, Ellen, Ellie, Helen: El, Elan, Elana, Elayne, Elen, Elena, Elene, Eleni, Elenyi, Elin, Ellan, Elle, Elleen, Ellena, Ellene, Ellin, Ellina, Ellon, Ellyn, Elna, Elon, Elora, Elyn, Elynn, Hella, Ilka, Nell, Nelle, Nelley, Nelli and Nelly.

Kreatif forms:
(female) Edly, Euly, ..

(male) Eleu, Ellyam, ..

How popular is Elly?

Elly is a somewhat prominent first name for women (#2802 out of 4276, Top 66%) and also a somewhat prominent last name for both adults and children (#88461 out of 150436, Top 59%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

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Ranking and usage % can show different trends depending on the distribution of names that year.

Displayed below is the birth name history of Elly for girls. Elly entered the list in 1999 and reached its top position of #1257 in the U.S. in the year 2010, and is currently at #1347. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Elly name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Elly outside U.S.

Below is a charted analysis of the history of Elly and affiliated names. Alla, Ela (#1976 via latest list), Elana (#1361), Elayne, Eleanor (#78), Elena (#121), Elene, Eleni (#1425), Elin (#733), Ella (#17), Elle (#395), Ellen (#656), Ellena, Ellene, Elli (#1728), Ellie (#55), Ellyn, Elna, Elora (#1083), Helen (#404), Nell, Nelle and Nelly (#1565) are the popular variation forms of Elly (#1347 via latest list) appearing in the Top 2000. These forms of Elly reached the peak of their popularity 9 decades ago (usage of 5.72%) and are now significantly less popular (usage 1.61%, 71.8%), with versions like Nell becoming less stylish. The most fashionable birth names in this compilation are Elena, Elin, Ella, Elle and Ellie.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Elly, Alla, Ela, Elana, Elayne in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Eleanor, Elena, Elene, Eleni, Elin in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ella, Elle, Ellen, Ellena, Ellene in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Elli, Ellie, Ellyn, Elna, Elora in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Helen, Nell, Nelle, Nelly in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Eleanor, Elin, Ella, Elle, Ellen, Ellie outside U.S.

Similar Names

NAMES LIKE ELLY

Elly is alike in pronunciation to Aalya, Ailey, Aili, Alah, Alea, Ali, Aliya, Aliye, Ally, Ayla, Eila, Eily, Elah, Eli, Elia, Eulia, Illia, Olia, Olla, Ula, Ulli, Willa, Yolley, Yula and Yulla. Other suggested similar names are Billy, Cilly, Daly, Delly, Eddy, Edy, Elba, Elbe, Elda, Elga, Eliz, Ellba, Ellke, Ellma, Ellse, Ellsey, Ellyce, Ellyse, Ellyza, Elma, Els, Else, Elsy, Elvy, Elza, Emelly, Emlyn, Emmy, Erla, Essy, Etty, Evey, Evlyn, Evvy, Evy, Hally, Hilly, Holly, Jilly, Joly, July, Kally, Lilly, Lily, Melly, Polly, Sally, Tally, Tully and Vally. These names tend to be less commonly used than Elly.


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