Meaning : Old English name meaning 'sloped meadow'. Can also be spelt 'Shelly'., From the sloping field, Wood beside cliff, From The Sloping Field,
Origin : English,
Pronunciation : (SHEH-lee), SHEL-ee , SHEL lee,
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Numerology information Shelley:
Name Number: 5 Meaning: Motion, Change, Freedom, Diversity, Liberty, Choice, Interest, Search, Risk, Danger, Fear
Additional information Shelley:
English surname. Shelley Winters, actress. Shelley Long, actress. Percy Bysshe Shelley, English poet. Mary Shelley, author.
Shelley is a transferred surname used by those in Essex, Suffolk and Yorkshire, particularly in settlements where a wood/clearing was beside a ledge or hillside.
Anglo-Saxon Meaning: The name Shelley is an Anglo-Saxon baby name. In Anglo-Saxon the meaning of the name Shelley is: From the ledge meadow.
English Meaning: The name Shelley is an English baby name. In English the meaning of the name Shelley is: From the ledge meadow.
From a surname which was originally derived from a place name meaning "clearing on a bank" in Old English. Two famous bearers of the surname were Percy Bysshe Shelley (1792-1822), a romantic poet whose works include 'Adonais' and 'Ozymandias', and Mary Shelley (1797-1851), his wife, the author of the horror story 'Frankenstein'. As a feminine given name, it came into general use after the 1940s.
Definition funny of Shelley:
One of the nicest people in the world. So understanding, trustworthy and cheerful. She has amazing ideas and the best advice. Obsessed with musicals.She always thinks of the positive things and looks on the bright side. She is alsooo veryy pretty and funny. Shelley's are generally very talkative and stunning. If ever I need to talk about something, Shelley is the person to go to.
Lucy: I need some advice, I know, I'll ask Shelley.
Shelley - meaning playful. A person of this name are usually Gemini with split personalities. A quiet and gentle side sometimes over shadowed by a Angelica like playful personality. Beware: A "Shelley" cannot be held reponsible if given pens or Haribo.
Give "Shelley" too much alcohol and an angelica like personality appears. Much fun to be had by all.
A very kind and compassionate person who ALWAYS roots for the underdog! Very beautiful with a great sense of style but can be one of the guys. Has a great sense of humor and a contagious laugh. Simply said a Shelley is a wonderful person to know!
“Why are you rooting for Florida State? Oh, you must be a Shelley—always rooting for the underdog.”
Orgin: Old English Born of High-Spirit. Friend to all and lover of the Circling Sea. Delicate like a Seashell and strong-willed like gun-shell. Shelley of the meadow or clearing the bank. Name: Gender as a Male or Female Orgin: Hebrew Rachel, Shelley, Shell, Chellie, Raychel, of the mine, is mine, to be mine the one a little Lamb.
Expression information Shelley:
People with this name are excited by change, adventure, and excitement. They are dynamic, visionary and versatile, able to make constructive use of freedom. They fight being restricted by rules and conventions. They tend to be optomistic, energetic, intelligent, and to make friends easily. They may be changeable, restless, untidy, and rebellious.
Soul information Shelley:
People with this name have a deep inner desire to use their abilities in leadership, and to have personal independence. They would rather focus on large, important issues, and delegate the details.
Songs about Shelley:
Ghost in the Machine (feat. Chris Shelley) by Ghost Town from the Album Ghost in the Machine (feat. Chris Shelley)
Here in the Dark (Aurosonic Progressive Mix) (feat. Shelley Harland) by Headstrong from the Album Here in the Dark
Loves Mistaken (Feat. Shelley Harland) by Morgan Page from the Album In The Air
Sweat Pants & My Cardigan (feat. Shelley Barnes) by AB & 14KT from the Album Saturn Return
Some of Shelley's Blues by Mary McCaslin from the Album A Life and Time
Shelley by Dance Hall Crashers from the Album Lockjaw
Here In the Dark . With Shelley Harland by Headstrong from the Album Timeless (Part 1)
Books about Shelley:
Shelley's Poetry and Prose (Norton Critical Edition) by Percy Bysshe Shelley, Neil Fraistat and Donald H. Reiman (Jan 2, 2002)
Shelley's Secret by Jean Hart Stewart (Mar 4, 2011)
Shelley, the Hyperactive Turtle by Deborah Moss and Carol Schwartz (Feb 1, 2006)
Shelley's Heart: A Thriller by Charles McCarry (Feb 1, 2011)
Shelley China (Schiffer Book for Collectors) by Tina Skinner and Jeffrey B. Snyder (Aug 30, 2001)
Shelley's Heart by Charles McCarry (Apr 2, 2009)
Shelley: Also known as Shirley by Shelley Winters (1980)
Movies about Shelley:
Mary Shelley's Frankenstein 2007 R CC - Runtime: 2 hrs 4 mins Starring: Robert De Niro, Kenneth Branagh, et al. Directed by: Kenneth Branagh
Mary Shelley's Frankenstein - A Documentary 2014 NR - Runtime: 57 mins Starring: Jack Roberts Directed by: Liam Dale
Mary Shelley's Frankenhole Season 2 [HD] 2012 TV-MA CC -
Mary Shelley's Frankenhole Season 1 2010 TV-MA CC -
Shelley Duvall's Faerie Tale Theatre: The Complete Collection 2008 NR - Runtime: 23 hrs 7 mins Starring: Shelley Duvall, Robin Williams, et al. Directed by: Tim Burton, Francis Ford Coppola, et al.
Mary Shelley's Frankenstein 1994 R - Runtime: 2 hrs 3 mins Starring: Robert De Niro, Kenneth Branagh, et al. Directed by: Kenneth Branagh
Shelley Duvall's Tall Tales & Legends - The Legend of Sleepy Hollow 2005 NR - Runtime: 50 mins Starring: Jr. Ed Begley, Beverly D'Angelo, et al. Directed by: David Steinberg and Edd Griles
Wiki information Shelley:
Mary Shelley was an English novelist, short story writer, dramatist, essayist, biographer, and travel writer, best known for her Gothic novel Frankenstein: or, The Modern Prometheus. She also edited and promoted the works of her husband, the Romantic...
Percy Bysshe Shelley was one of the major English Romantic poets, and is regarded by critics as amongst the finest lyric poets in the English language. A radical in his poetry as well as his political and social views, Shelley did not achieve fame...