Gender: Female Origin of Nela: Variation of Nell or short form of Cornelia or any name ending in -nela

Nela Origin and Meaning

The name Nela is a girl's name of Irish origin.

Nela is a pretty if slight name that ranks among the Top 1000 for girls in the UK. It is commonly used throughout Europe as a short form for any range of names ending in -nela including Cornelia and Fenella, though it is widely used on its own.

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Sarastarnamenerd Says:


I like this name pronounced nee-la rather than nell-a. Thoughts anyone?