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Selby (girl)

What does Selby mean?

Selby Pronunciation of Selby [sel-by] as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Selby) is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Selby is "manor village". Place name.

Associated with: old english.


Selby has 5 variants: Selbea, Selbee, Selbeigh, Selbey and Selbie.

Creative forms:
(female) Seby, Seldy, ..

(male) Selis, Selva, ..

Middle name pairings:
Selby Addison (S.A.), ..

How popular is Selby?

Selby is a rare first name for females but a very popular last name for all people (#2858 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Selby has not been ranked in the Top 2000 so far. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Selby name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Selby outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Alby, Debby, Kelby, Sally, Seely, Sela, Selda, Selia, Selie, Selma, Sessy, Shelbey, Shelbi, Shelby, Shellby, Shelly and Silvy. These names tend to be more frequently used than Selby.

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