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What does Nellwyn mean?

Nellwyn Pronunciation of Nellwyn [nell-wyn] as a girls' name has its root in English. Nellwyn is a version of Nelly (English): short transcription of Helen.


Nellwyn has 3 variants: Nellene, Nellwen and Nellwin.

4 more different relations via Nelly: Nell, Nella, Nelley and Nellie.

Creative forms:
(female) Nellna, Noelwyn, ..

(male) Nellman, Nellton, ..

Middle name pairings:
Nellwyn Navya (N.N.), ..

How popular is Nellwyn?

Nellwyn is a rare given name for females. Nellwyn is a rare last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Nellie (#1247 from recent data), Nelly (#1724), Nella and Nell are the popular variation forms of Nellwyn (outside Top 2000). Usage of these forms of Nellwyn was widespread during the years 1880-1889 (median #436) and is now much lower (#1742, down 98.5%), with versions such as Nellie going out of style. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

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

Nellwyn is alike in pronunciation to Noelleen and Nollan. Other suggested similar names are Allyn, Bevlyn, Delyn, Ellyn, Fallyn, Jeslyn, Joellyn, Keelyn, Kellyn, Merlyn, Neely, Neelya, Nelle, Nelli, Nelliana, Nellsea (see Nelsey), Nellsey (see Nelsey), Nellsie, Nelsey, Nelsy and Olwyn. These names tend to be more commonly used than Nellwyn.

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