Ellie

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Diminutives: Clippings +‎ -ie.

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Ellie (plural Ellies)

  1. A female given name
    • 1998, Nick Hornby, About A Boy, Victor Gollancz, →ISBN, page 285:
      "It's funny, because when Ellie was born, I really hoped she'd turn out like this, feisty and rebellious and loud and bright. That's why I called her Eleanor Toyah."
      "Is that something classical?" Fiona asked.
      "No, it's pop," said Will. Fiona laughed, although Will couldn't see why. "Toyah Wilcox."
    1. Diminutive of Eleanor and Elizabeth

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