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Quetzaly is an unusual name that isn't that popular in the United States just yet, but it's on the rise. This nature name is typically used for baby girls, and it's more popular in Mexico and Central America. It has Aztec origins, and it's even related to an Aztec god. It's the perfect name for nature or animal lovers who are looking for something on the exotic side. Quetzaly pairs well with both traditional and new age middle names.

Meaning of the name Quetzaly:

Aztec: Bird, precious girl

Origin of the name Quetzaly:

The baby name Quetzaly is derived from the quetzal bird. Its name comes from the Aztec word “quetzalli,” which means “large brilliant tailfeather.” Quetzalli is also an alternative spelling for the name.

Symbolism of the name Quetzaly:

The name Quetzaly is often used in Mexico, Central America, and South America to describe a precious girl. The name is also largely symbolic of nature and the beautiful quetzal bird.

Style of the name Quetzaly:

International, unique, new age

Gender of the name Quetzaly:

Quetzaly is a girl's baby name.

Pronunciation of the name Quetzaly:


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Emotion evoked from the name Quetzaly:

The baby name Quetzaly evokes images of someone who is humble and a free spirit.

Alternative spellings for the name Quetzaly:

  • Quetzalli
  • Quetzallie
  • Quetzali
  • Quetzalee
  • Quetzally

Nicknames for the name Quetzaly:

  • Zally
  • Zallie
  • Sally
  • Quet
  • Lee 

Popularity of the name Quetzaly:

According to the Social Security Administration, Quetzaly has never been a top 1,000 baby name for boys or girls in the United States.

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