What does Selena mean?
From Selene. The name also possibly derives from Celia or the French name Marceline. Mythology: Selena was the moon goddess, sister to Helios, the sun, and companion to the names Diana and Cynthia. Late Latin pop singer Selena.
Selena▲ has 30 variants: Caleen, Caleena, Calina, Celene, Celenia, Celie, Celina▼, Celinda, Celine▲, Cellina, Celyna, Saleena, Salena, Salena, Salina▼, Sela, Selene, Selenia, Selenna, Selenna, Selia, Selie, Selina▼, Selinda, Seline, Selyna, Selyne, Sena▼, Syleena and Sylena.more]
How popular is Selena?
Selena is a very prominent first name for women (#815 out of 4276, Top 19%) but an unusual surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Selena for girls. Selena reached its peak position of #91 in the U.S. in the year 1995, and is currently at #346. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Displayed below is an analysis of the popularity of the girl name Selena and corresponding names. Prominent related forms of Selena (#346 the previous year) rated in the Top 1000 are Celena, Celia (#788 the previous year), Celina, Celine (#714), Cynthia (#491), Deana, Deanna, Dena, Diana (#297), Marceline, Salena, Salina, Selene, Selina and Sena. These relations of Selena reached the top of their popularity in the 1970s (usage of 0.344%) and are somewhat less popular today (usage 0.148%, down 57%). Diana has been the top favorite, though Selena has become popular as well, while forms such as Selina are now less popular.
Thinking of names?
Selena▲ is alike in pronunciation to Ceilena, Celeena, Celinna, Solana, Solina, Sylina, Xylina, Xylona, Zelaina, Zelenya, Zelina, Zelleana and Zylina. Other suggested similar baby names are Alena▲, Allena, Arlena, Belona, Colena, Dalena, Deena▼, Delena, Delene, Delina, Elena▲, Felina, Galena, Geena, Helana, Heleena, Helen▼, Helena▲, Jalena, Jeena, Julena, Keena, Melana, Meleana, Melesa, Melina▲, Melvena, Neena, Olena, Orlena, Regena, Saleema, Salima, Sarena, Seana, Seanna, Sebina, Seema, Selbea, Selda, Selma▼, Selmah, Seneca, Seneka, Serena▼, Serina, Shaleena, Shalene, Sheena▼, Shelanna, Shena, Siena▲, Sirena, Solenne, Soline, Stevena, Suellen, Suelyn, Syrena, Talena, Terena and Yelena. These names tend to be less frequently used than Selena.