What does Kelly mean?

Definitions for Kelly
ˈkɛl iKel·ly

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Kelly.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Kelly, Emmett Kelly, Weary Willienoun

    United States circus clown (1898-1979)

  2. Kelly, Grace Kelly, Grace Patricia Kelly, Princess Grace of Monaconoun

    United States film actress who retired when she married into the royal family of Monaco (1928-1982)

  3. Kelly, Gene Kelly, Eugene Curran Kellynoun

    United States dancer who performed in many musical films (1912-1996)

Wiktionary

  1. Kellynoun

    transferred from the surname.

  2. Kellynoun

    A surname, Anglicised from the Irish Ó Ceallaigh.

  3. Kellynoun

    A male given name transferred from the surname.

  4. Kellynoun

    A female given name transferred from the surname, popular from the 1960s to the 1990s.

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  1. kelly

    Song lyrics by kelly -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by kelly on the Lyrics.com website.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Kelly' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4492

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Kelly' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3010

How to pronounce Kelly?

  1. Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Indian

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Kelly in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Kelly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of Kelly in a Sentence

  1. The Trump campaign:

    Unlike Megyn Kelly, who resorts to putting out statements via FOX News, Mr. Trump will continue to defend himself against the inordinate amount of unfair and inaccurate coverage he receives on her second-rate show each night.

  2. Elijah Cummings:

    House Judiciary Committee is bending over backwards to act in good faith, but White House has refused to produce a single piece of paper or a single witness to date, white House also withheld from House Judiciary Committee the policies that were in place during the first year and a half of the Trump Administration-which even General John Kelly admitted was plagued with problems.

  3. Jim Bob:

    Megyn Kelly felt Megyn Kelly had to get help.

  4. Kelly Jackson:

    The 18-month-old child coughed up some water and was transported to the hospital as a precaution but he was ok. Following the incident, the family installed a fence equipped with a locked door that goes to the pool. Kelly Jackson recalled hugging and thanking her daughter for her help. I hugged her, I cried and I still thank her every day, because honestly, in that matter, two seconds makes a huge difference. Following the heroic act, Halifax Mayor Mayor Mike Savage and Councilor Tony Mancini honored Lexie Comeau-Jackson on Wednesday with a special award, Global News reported.

  5. Bridget Anne Kelly:

    I will not allow Bridget Anne Kelly to be the scapegoat in this case, and I look very much forward to the appeal.

Images & Illustrations of Kelly

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