What does Kelsie mean?
Kelsie /kel-sie/ as a name for girls (also used as boys' name Kelsie) is of Old English derivation, and Kelsie means "victorious ship". Kelsie is an alternate spelling of Kelsey (Old English) with the suffix -ie.
How popular is Kelsie?
Kelsie is a very prominent first name for women (#2097 out of 4276, Top 49%) but an uncommon surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the baby name popularity of Kelsie for girls. Kelsie entered the list in 1980-1989 and reached its top rank of #229 in the U.S. in the year 1993, but is not listed currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Prominent related forms of Kelsie listed in the Top 1000 are Kelcie, Kelsea, Kelsey (#324 the previous year) and Kelsi. Other variants, like Kelseigh, are seldom used. These relations of Kelsie were favored in 1993 (median #417) and have become much less popular since (#864, down 76.8%). Kelsey is a constant favorite, while Kelsea, Kelsi and Kelsie used to be popular. Below is a graphed comparison of the usage of the girl name Kelsie and associated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Recommended similar baby names are Bessie, Betsie, Cellie, Delie, Delsine, Elsie, Jessie, Kaelie, Kaysie, Keelie, Keilie, Kellee, Kellie, Kellye, Kelpie, Kenzie, Keylie, Keyllie, Kezzie, Melvie, Nellie, Nellsie, Nelsie, Selbie and Zelie. These names tend to be less frequently used than Kelsie.