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Boy Name: Skelly

Name: Skelly
Pronunciation: \s-kelly, sk(el)-ly\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: bard
Origin: Irish
Sounds Like: Sachiell
Variant forms: Scully
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 8694


Skelly \s-kelly, sk(el)-ly\ as a boy's name is of Irish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Skelly is "bard".

Skelly has 1 variant form: Scully.

A baby name that sounds like Skelly is Sachiell.


Skelly is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#8694 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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