What does Selene mean?
(female) Shelene, Sulene, ..
(male) Selean, Selenen, .. Middle name pairings:
Selene Amariah (S.A.), ..
How popular is Selene?
Selene is a somewhat prominent first name for females (#2555 out of 4276, Top 60%) but an unusual last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Selene was first listed in 1960-1969 and reached its highest rank of #904 in the U.S. in 1993, and is at #1175 currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Selena (#321 a year ago), Celine (#824), Selina (#1140), Celina (#1361), Sena, Salena, Celie, Celene and Salina are the popular alternative forms of Selene (#1175 a year ago). These relations of Selene were at the apex of their popularity in the year 1995 (adoption of 0.31%) and are now significantly less popular (adoption 0.09%, 69.1% less), with forms such as Celina going out of style.
Selene is pronounced similarly to Celenne, Ciline, Solenne, Soline, Souline, Suellen, Suelyn, Zelene, Zeline and Zoeline. Other suggested similar names are Ailene, Alene▼, Allene▼, Arlene▼, Celena, Colene, Dalene, Delena, Delene, Dellene, Elene, Erlene, Evelene, Helen▼, Helena, Helene▼, Hellene, Ilene▼, Irelene, Jelena, Jenene, Jolene, Kaelene, Kalene, Kylene, Melene, Meline, Mylene, Nellene, Noelene, Nolene, Orlene, Raelene, Reene, Roelene, Rolene, Salome, Sarene, Selbee, Selbie, Seleste, Selima, Selinde, Sellma, Selma▼, Semele, Serena, Serene, Shalane, Shalena, Shalene, Shene, Sherlene, Silence, Sirene, Sloane▲, Solana, Solina, Solome, Sylina, Talene, Valene, Verene, Verlene and Yelena. These names tend to be less commonly used than Selene.See names in meaning and etymology.