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Nell

From the Shakespearean play Comedy of Errors

Origin

  • English: Variant of Eleanor, Cornelia, Prunella and similar names
  • Greek: Light; familiar form of Eleanor, Cornelia, Prunella, and similar names

Nicknames

Nella

Syllables

1

International Variations

Nella

Themes

Shakespearean

Alternate Spellings

Nelma, Nella

Famous Namesakes

Actress and singer Nell Carter

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