What does Nelia mean?
Nelia /ne-lia/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Nelia is "horn". Short form of Cornelia.
Nelia has 23 more alternative forms via Cornelia: Cor, Corelie, Cornalia, Corneelija, Cornela, Cornelija, Cornella, Cornelle, Cornelya, Cornie, Korneelia, Korneelya, Kornelia, Kornelija, Kornelya, Neel, Neeltje, Neely, Nel, Nell▼, Nella▼, Nellie▼ and Nelly.Kreatif forms: Nalia, Nilia, Noelia. [more]
How popular is Nelia?
Nelia is a somewhat prominent first name for women (#2310 out of 4276, Top 54%) but an unusual surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Nelia for girls. Nelia entered the list in 1880-1889 and reached its peak position of #773 in the U.S. then, but is not listed currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of Nelia and related names. Nelly, Nila, Nellie, Nella, Nell and Cornelia are the prominent variation forms of Nelia appearing in the Top 1000. Usage of these girl names reached its apex during the years 1880-1889 (usage of 0.4724%) and has become much less since, with the forms Cornelia, Nell, Nella, Nellie and Nila becoming somewhat outmoded. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Nelia is alike in pronunciation to Nalea, Neala, Nealla, Neila, Neilla, Nelli, Neola, Noela, Noella, Nola▼, Nula and Nyla▲. Other suggested similar baby names are Belia, Celia▼, Delia▼, Helia, Lelia▼, Melia, Nelda▼, Nelida, Nelle▼, Netia, Pelia, Selia and Zelia. These names tend to be less commonly used than Nelia.