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What does Nellwen mean?

Nellwen Pronunciation of Nellwen [nell-wen] as a name for girls is an English name. Nellwen is a version of Nelly (English): short variant of Helen.


Nellwen has 3 variants: Nellene, Nellwin and Nellwyn.

4 more related forms via Nelly: Nell, Nella, Nelley and Nellie.

Creative forms:
(female) Nellke, Nerwen, ..

(male) Nellen, Nellon, ..

Middle name pairings:
Nellwen Charlize (N.C.), ..

How popular is Nellwen?

Nellwen is an unusual first name for women. Nellwen is an unusual surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Prominent related forms of Nellwen (outside Top 2000) listed in the Top 2000 are Nell, Nella, Nellie (#1247 from recent data) and Nelly (#1724). Usage of these relations of Nellwen reached its most widespread in the 1880s (adoption of 0.8%) and is now much reduced, with forms like Nell becoming less trendy. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Nell, Nella, Nellie, Nelly in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Nellie outside U.S.

Similar Names

Nellwen is pronounced similarly to Noeleen, Noelleen, Nolen and Nollan. Other suggested similar names are Allcen, Alleen, Belen, Callen, Ceinwen, Colleen, Eilleen, Eilwen, Elleen, Ellen, Fallen, Heleen, Helen, Hellen, Heulwen, Jilleen, Joellen, Jolleen, Kelleen, Kellen, Kolleen, Neale, Neelie, Neelle (see Neilina), Neile, Neille, Nelle, Nelli, Nelliana, Nellsea (see Nelsey), Nellsey (see Nelsey), Nellsie, Nelsea, Nelsey, Nelsie, Noelle, Olwen, Rolleen, Suellen and Willeen. These names tend to be more frequently used than Nellwen.

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