Zelie Name Meaning, Origin and Popularity

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French origin, Zelie was first given a name to a girl in France. It is derived from the floral name Azalea, which refers to the hot pink flowering plant that is a member of the Rhododendron family. Saint Zélie, who was canonized in the Catholic Church, is sometimes mentioned in connection with the word “noble,” which is another meaning of the name Zelie.

Saint Zélie was a skilled lacemaker and a devoted mother of five girls, all of whom entered nunneries after her death. Whether you want to assist your baby honor your beliefs or you simply prefer a modern take on a floral classic, Zelie presents a fresh and snappy option with a hint of French cool.

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Similar Names Like Zelie

Discover other baby names to add to your Favorites list by looking into options that have a sound that is similar to others you’ve found.

  • Elly
  • Ellee
  • Nelly
  • Zella
  • Ellie
  • Nellie
  • Elli
  • Chelsey
  • Weslee
  • Kelsi
  • Zelda
  • Selene
  • Tenley
  • Areli
  • Aurelia
  • Lily
  • Zoie
  • Kallie
  • Penny
  • Kailee

Sibling Name Ideas

Are you trying to find a sibling name for Zelie? Great choices include the following:

  • Claudette
  • Zacqueline
  • Cortnie
  • Percy
  • Cherece
  • Zhakelina
  • Myrlene
  • Scarlette
  • Valerie
  • Russell
  • Serenity
  • Bernard
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