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TypeSurname (from given name)
UsageEnglish
PronouncedPron.NEL-sən
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Meaning & History

Means "son of NEIL". This name was borne by the British admiral Horatio Nelson (1758-1805).

Related Names

VariantsNeal, Neil, Nielson, Niles

Categories

actors, athletes, Marvel characters, musicians, saints
Entry updated August 16, 2017   Contribute