Nelija is a female name, in Croatia exclusively Croatian. It is one of the rare names in Croatia, with less than twenty namesakes living there.
The relative popularity of names Nelija in Croatia
The name Nelija was the most popular from years 1926 to 1936, when about 32% of the persons bearing this name were born. The peak year was 1926.
Name Nelija is present mainly in Dalmatia, and scarcely in Eastern Croatia. Most of the persons named Nelija live in the following cities and municipalities: Split (less than ten), Zagreb (less than ten), Beli Manastir (less than ten).