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Veli is a Turkish and Finnish male given name, meaning guardian and brother in each language respectively. In Turkish, Veli is also an Arabic loanword meaning a "friend of God", and is the singular form of Evliya.

Veli is also a unisex name in South Africa in the Nguni language siSwati, shortened for names: Velaphi, Veliswa and Velile.


  • Given name 1
  • Surname 2
  • Mythologic people 3
  • Places 4
  • See Also 5

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