Other Origin(s):Spanish
Meaning:Horn; Little flower
A sweet feminine name that carries undertones of strength and protection, Nelia is also a gentle floral appellation for your little rosebud. Once a popular nickname for Cornelia favored in Spanish-speaking communities, Nelia's Latin origins link it to Cornelius. Meaning “horn,” Nelia will suit the tough-skinned tot who doesn't let words bother them. Its delicate side shows Nelia as a Kabyle name for girls, from Kabylia—a region in northern Algeria. With its graceful meaning of "little flower," Nelia holds the importance of tenderness and resilience during life's incredible journey.
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