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Wellby

What does Wellby mean?

Wellby Pronunciation of Wellby [well-by] as a boys' name is of Old German origin, and Wellby means "well-farm". Wellby is an alternate form of Welby (Old German): place name.

Associated with: farm.

Variations

Wellby has 3 variants: Welbey, Welbie and Wellbey.

Creative forms:
(male) Walby, Wilby, ..

(female) Wellbe, Wellmi, ..

Middle name pairings:
Wellby Saif (W.S.), ..

How popular is Wellby?

Wellby is an unusual first name for men. Wellby is an equivalently unusual last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. The only popular alternative form of Wellby (outside Top 2000) is Welby. Adoption of this relation of Wellby was more pronounced a century ago. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Welby in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Wellby and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Wellby is pronounced similarly to Alby. Other suggested similar names are Bailby (see Balbo), Colby, Collby, Denby, Derby, Gilby, Gillby, Kelby, Kellby, Kelley, Kelly, Kerby, Kolby, Selby, Shelby, Wadley, Wadly, Wallas, Waller, Wallie, Wallis, Wally, Warley, Web, Webb, Webley, Weeb, Welch, Welden, Weldon, Wellborn, Wellburn (see Welborne), Welldon, Wells, Welsh, Welton, Welwyn, Wesley, Wesly, Wessley, Westbey, Westby, Westley, Weylin, Whitby, Wiley, Will, Willbur, Willem, Willes, Willet, Willey, Willi, Willie, Willis, Wills and Willy. These names tend to be more commonly used than Wellby.

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