What does Celinda mean?
Celinda \ce-lin-da, cel(i)-nda\ as a girls' name is of Latin and Greek origin, and Celinda means "heavenly; heaven; the moon". Celinda is a derivative of Celeste (Latin): anglicized form of CÚleste (French). Celinda is also a variant of Celina (Latin, Greek). Celinda is also used as a variant of Selena (Greek) and Selina (Greek).
Celinda has 44 more alternative forms via Celeste, Celina, Selena, Selina: Caleena, Calina, Cela, Celena, Celene, Celenia, Celenne, Celes, Celesia, Celesse, Celest, Celesta, Celestia, Celestina, Celestinea, Celia▼, Celicia, Celie, Celinde, Celine, Celinka, Celinna, Celisse, Celka, Cellina, Celyna, Salena, Salina▼, Salinde, Sela, Selene, Selenia, Selenna, Selia, Selie, Selinde, Seline, Selyna, Selyne, Sena▼, Sylena, Sylina, Tina▼ and Tinka.
Celinda is a somewhat popular first name for females (#3984 out of 4276, Top 93%) but a unique last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of Celinda and related names. Selena (#346 the previous year), Celeste (#467), Celine (#714), Celia (#788), Selene, Selina, Tina, Sena, Salena, Celestia, Celina, Celena and Salina are the popular variation forms of Celinda (#unlisted). These girl names were at the height of their popularity in 1995 (usage of 0.3236%) and have become much less popular since (usage 0.1296%, down 59.9%), with forms like Celia, Celeste, Salina, Celina and Tina becoming somewhat dated. Celine (#714) and Selena (#346) are two of the more chic names for newborns in this list, and there is also a rekindling in birth name popularity for both names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)