What does Kellye mean?
Associated with: strife (battle).
(female) Keillye, Kolye, ..
(male) Keldy, Kellyer, ..
How popular is Kellye?
Kellye is a somewhat popular first name for women (#2509 out of 4276, Top 59%) but a unique last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name history of Kellye for girls. Kellye was first listed in 1960-1969 and reached its peak rank of #1237 in the U.S. then, but is not listed at the moment. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Below is a charted study of the history of Kellye and affiliated names. Popular variation forms of Kellye ranked in the Top 2000 are Kellee, Kelley, Kelli, Kellie, Kelly (#478 via latest list) and Kellyann. These relations of Kellye were popular with parents 45 years ago (median #767) and are now significantly less widespread (#1782, ▼98%), with forms like Kelli becoming less in vogue.
Kellye is alike in pronunciation to Callee, Cally, Kaelee, Kaeley, Kaelie, Kalae, Kalee, Kaley▼, Kalie, Kalla, Kalley, Kally, Kaylie, Keala, Kealey, Kealy, Keely▼, Keila, Keilie, Keylie, Keyllie, Kiley▼, Kylee, Kyley and Kylie▲. Other suggested similar names are Belle▼, Billye, Cellie, Delle, Delly, Helle, Hellee, Hollye, Kahle, Kalle, Karlye, Kayle, Keelyn, Kelby, Kelcie, Kelcy, Kellan, Kellbie (see Kelby), Kellda (see Kelda), Kellen, Kellsey, Kellsie, Kellyn, Kelpie, Kelsee, Kelsie▼, Kelsy, Khloe, Kloe, Kyle, Mellie▼, Melly, Nelle▼, Nellie▼, Nelly and Verlye (see Beverly). These names tend to be less frequently used than Kellye.See names in meaning and etymology.