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shelly

[shel-ee]
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adjective, shell·i·er, shell·i·est.
  1. abounding in shells: a shelly surf.
  2. consisting of a shell or shells.
  3. like a shell or shells.
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Origin of shelly

First recorded in 1545–55; shell + -y1

Shelly

[shel-ee]
noun
  1. a male or female given name.
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