Whether it’s used as a standalone name or as a nickname for Sheldon, Shelley, or Shelby, this name calls to mind warm, sunny beaches and treasures hidden in the sand. Or turtles, if you’re into those.
Famous people named Shell:
Poet Shel Silverstein (spelled with one L, but close enough).
If your little Shell is a beach-lover, share this tidbit: There are over 50,000 different types of mollusk shells.