Kelsey: baby girl name meaning and popularity

Kelsey

Derived from an old English surname, this one has meanings that include “ship," “victory," and “fierce.” We know you want your child to be victorious in life, but hopefully she’s not too fierce as she fights taking a bath.

Nicknames:

Kels, Kelly.

Famous people named Kelsey:

Singer Kelsey Klingensmith; actresses Kelsey Asbill Chow, Kelsey Keel; basketball player Kelsey Griffin; water polo player Kelsey Wakefield; chef and TV personality Kelsey Nixon.

Fun fact:

Kelsey is the name of Hillary Duff’s character on the TV show Younger.

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