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Meaning & Origins

English and Scottish: patronymic from the medieval personal name Nel or Neal, Anglo-Scandinavian forms of the Gaelic name Niall (see Neill). This was adopted by the Scandinavians in the form Njal and was introduced into northern England and East Anglia by them, rather than being taken directly from Gaelic.
39th in the U.S.

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Hundreds of thousands
of people in the U.S have this name
589,122
to be exact
Minnesota
has the most people named Nelson per capita

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