What does Kelsie mean?
Kelsie [kel-sie] as a name for girls (also used less commonly 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.
(female) Kalsie, Keisie, ..
(male) Kelkin, Kelrie, ..
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. Demographics)
Presented below is the baby name history 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, and is currently at #1123. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)
Prominent related forms of Kelsie (#1123 the previous year) listed in the Top 2000 are Kelcey, Kelcie, Kelsea, Kelsee, Kelsey (#324 the previous year), Kelsi (#1786) and Kelsy. Other variants, like Kelseigh, are seldom used. These relations of Kelsie were favored 22 years ago (median #747) and have become much less popular since (#1654, down 93.9%).
Recommended names are Bessie▼, Betsie, Celie, Cellie, Chelsie▼, Delie, Delsine (see Dulce), Elsie▼, Hepsie, Jessie▼, Kaelie, Kalie, Kallie▲, Kasie, Kassie, Kaysie, Keelie, Keilie, Kellbie (see Kelby), Kellee, Kelli▼, Kellie▼, Kellye, Kelpie, Kenzie▲, Kerrie▼, Kesia, Kessie, Keylie, Keyllie, Kezzie, Kinsie, Kissie, Kylie, Mellie▼, Melvie, Nellie▼, Nellsie, Nelsie, Nessie, Selbie, Selie, Tessie▼ and Zelie. These names tend to be less frequently used than Kelsie.