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Wellesley

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Gender: Female Meaning of Wellesley: "the farm amonst the willows" Origin of Wellesley: English

The name Wellesley is a girl's name meaning "the farm amonst the willows". Wellesley and discussed in our forums with posts like "Boys Makeover- Two Middles".

From the experts:

Even if you'd like your daughter to attend the venerable women's college, don't saddle her with this pretentious British surname.

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Famous People Named Wellesley

Wellesley Wild, male American comedy writer and voice actor
Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington

Pop Culture References for the name Wellesley

Wellesley, a town in Massachusetts
Wellesley Island, NY
Wellesley College, a private, women's, liberal-arts college

Comments

WO Says:

2017-09-06T15:08:47

Don't know who Well Weasley is but it's pronounced Wells-Lee, not Weasley..

aso Says:

2017-07-26T14:08:45

pronounced Wells-Lee

Hailey Says:

2016-01-21T15:52:03

"Even if you'd like your daughter to attend the venerable women's college, don't saddle her with this pretentious British surname." Ummmm, if I love the name, don't tell me what to do. Jeez. I thought this website was all about giving a child a name you love.

Purplekismet Says:

2015-12-05T03:21:28

Just met a baby boy with this name

indiefendi2 Says:

2015-04-12T23:19:50

Wellesley is absolutely lovely as a name! A bit alliterative but I think it's adorable.

Eva Thyssen Says:

2014-09-23T01:38:06

Well Weasley? LOL