Gender: Female Meaning of Nelda: "one who lives by the alder tree" Origin of Nelda: English

Nelda Origin and Meaning

The name Nelda is a girl's name of English origin meaning "one who lives by the alder tree".

Occasionally heard in Ireland, small chance of success here.

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Wittyusername103 Says:


This is gorgeous!

-EagleEyes- Says:


I don't love the sound of this name, but Nellie and Nell make adorable nicknames!