Kelli

Kelli - A very unique female name



  Sep 18,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Kelli appeared on the charts for the first time in 1952 on position #1778. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Kelli and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Kelli? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Kelli. The baby girl name Kelli was given to 20 baby girls in 2012, ranking #2983 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 70,663 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Kelli peaked in popularity 50 years ago in 1969 on position 115.



Famous with this name

Kelli McCarty
Kelli Williams
Kelli Giddish


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Kelli is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Kelli is currently topping the baby name charts in Illinois at position #1,539 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #3,018.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Kelli is where you live.


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Kelli origin and meaning

Kelli is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Kelli, pop culture references for the name Kelli and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Kelli

We've found the following names that sound similar to Kelli, sorted by popularity.

Kelly / Kayla / Kaylee / Kylie / Kellie / Kelley / Kylee / Kyla / Kailey / Khloe /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20122983
20112947
20102957
20092503
20082113
20071846
20061539
20051233
2004914
2003780
2002663
2001567
2000539
1999471
1998449
1997387
1996346
1995298
1994263
1993227
1992214
1991197
1990181
1989164
1988150
1987130
1986142
1985144
1984147
1983136
1982125
1981126
1980126
1979129
1978124
1977117
1976147
1975152
1974167
1973158
1972149
1971135
1970116
1969115
1968137
1967174
1966190
1965211
1964212
1963234
1962242
1961274
1960300
1959344
1958403
1957578
1956947
19551066
19541208
19531242
19521778

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Illinois1539
California2646
Texas3018

Even more about Kelli


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Kelli a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Kelli?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1969
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Kelli
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 70,663
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1952
2012 births +20

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