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Kelsey meaning and name origin
Kelsey \k(e)-lsey, kel-sey\ as a girl's name (also used as boy's name Kelsey), is pronounced KEL-see. It is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Kelsey is "victorious ship". Also possibly a place name referring to "island". Popular preference for Kelsey and its variants may be influenced by names like Chelsea and Casey.
For more information, see also the related name Nelsey.
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Popularity of Kelsey
Kelsey is a very popular first name for females (#555 out of 4276) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#2374 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby names popularity of Kelsey name for girls (2012 statistics). Compare Kelsey with its variant forms and related girl baby names.
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