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Nelda Name Popularity

How popular is the name Nelda? Here’s everything we know.

Year Rank # Births % Births
1910 739 10 0.0028%
1911 691 12 0.0032%
1912 653 25 0.005%
1913 691 26 0.0046%
1914 603 49 0.007%
1915 540 94 0.0103%
1916 544 105 0.0109%
1917 529 117 0.0117%
1918 570 111 0.0103%
1919 575 102 0.0097%
1920 471 163 0.0147%
1921 456 185 0.0162%
1922 410 216 0.0194%
1923 429 203 0.0181%
1924 391 264 0.0227%
1925 380 288 0.0255%
1926 354 317 0.0288%
1927 319 393 0.0355%
1928 314 399 0.0373%
1929 330 339 0.0327%
1930 314 398 0.0381%
1931 306 393 0.0398%
1932 289 426 0.0431%
1933 276 450 0.0483%
1934 275 456 0.0472%
1935 280 431 0.0444%
1936 265 482 0.05%
1937 273 484 0.0491%
1938 266 528 0.0516%
1939 265 516 0.0507%
1940 266 509 0.0479%
1941 270 521 0.0463%
1942 316 432 0.0342%
1943 307 468 0.0358%
1944 324 396 0.032%
1945 320 409 0.0335%
1946 328 474 0.0321%
1947 372 425 0.0255%
1948 352 450 0.0282%
1949 371 405 0.0252%
1950 407 338 0.021%
1951 425 343 0.0202%
1952 429 354 0.0203%
1953 490 265 0.015%
1954 470 311 0.017%
1955 469 325 0.0177%
1956 559 235 0.0124%
1957 565 245 0.0127%
1958 641 192 0.0102%
1959 644 191 0.0101%
1960 659 189 0.01%
1961 680 182 0.0096%
1962 763 139 0.0076%
1963 778 129 0.0072%
1964 784 127 0.0072%
1965 933 72 0.0044%
1966 1,029 55 0.0035%
1967 962 65 0.0043%
1968 973 64 0.0043%
1969 1,080 56 0.0036%
1970 1,138 55 0.0035%
1971 1,120 56 0.0037%
1972 1,292 36 0.0026%
1973 1,436 27 0.0021%
1974 1,355 34 0.0026%
1975 1,447 31 0.0024%
1976 1,592 23 0.0018%
1977 1,734 21 0.0016%
1978 1,629 26 0.0019%
1979 1,484 35 0.0025%
1980 1,777 23 0.0016%
1981 1,867 20 0.0014%
1982 1,825 22 0.0015%
1983 1,903 18 0.0012%
1984 2,184 13 0.0009%
1985 2,287 12 0.0008%
1986 0 0%
1987 2,382 12 0.0008%
1988 2,567 11 0.0007%
1989 2,410 15 0.0009%
1990 0 0%
1991 0 0%
1992 3,355 6 0.0004%
1993 3,432 6 0.0004%
1994 3,866 5 0.0003%
1995 3,573 5 0.0003%
1996 3,316 6 0.0004%
1997 3,193 6 0.0004%
1998 0 0%
1999 0 0%
2000 0 0%
2001 3,810 5 0.0003%
2002 0 0%
2003 3,566 6 0.0004%
2004 0 0%
2005 0 0%
2006 0 0%
2007 0 0%
2008 0 0%
2009 0 0%
2010 0 0%
2011 0 0%
2012 0 0%
2013 0 0%
2014 0 0%
2015 0 0%
2016 0 0%
2017 0 0%
2018 0 0%
2019 0 0%

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Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Nelida

English

Nilda

Italian


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Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Kelda

Spring, fountain

Scandinavian

Neda

Born on Sunday

Slavic

#3,494 (0.0004%)  
Nedda

A feminine diminutive form of Edward, meaning “the happy guardian.”

Italian

Nela

Horn

Latin

Nelia

Latin

Nella

Horn

Latin

#1,879 (0.0026%)  
Selda

Dark battle

German

Velda

A short form of Veleda.

Welda

Ruler

German

Zelda

Happiness

Yiddish

#630 (0.0287%)  

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