What does Selia mean?
Selia [selia] as a name for girls is of Greek origin, and the name Selia means "blind; sixth; the moon". Selia is a variant form of Cecilia (Latin, Old Welsh). Selia is also a variant of Selena (Greek): from Selene. Selia is also used as a form of Sheila (Irish, Gaelic).
Selia has 55 more related forms via Cecilia, Selena, Sheila: Cacelia, Calina, Cecelia▼, Cecil▼, Cecila, Ceclia, Cecylia, Ceil, Cele, Celenia, Celina▼, Celinda, Celine, Celli, Cellie, Cellina, Celyna, Cesia, Cesya, Cilka, Cilla, Kekilia, Kikelia, Sacilia, Salena, Salina, Sasilia, Secelia, Selene, Selenia, Selenna, Selina▼, Selinda, Seline, Selyna, Selyne, Sena▼, Sesilia, Sheela, Sheilia, Sheilya, Shela, Shelia▼, Shella, Sheyla▼, Shiela, Shila, Shilea, Shilla, Shyla, Sile, Sileas, Silke, Siselya and Sylena.Creative forms:
(female) Sylia, Syllia, ..
(male) Seley, Sely, .. Middle name pairings:
Selia Esmeralda (S.E.), ..
How popular is Selia?
Selia is an uncommon first name for women. Selia is also a unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Cecilia (#181 in 2015), Selena (#321), Cecelia (#544), Celine (#824), Celia (#858), Selina (#1140), Selene (#1175), Celina (#1361), Shyla (#1451), Sheila (#1700), Shela, Shiela, Sheyla, Sena, Shelia, Salena, Ceil, Cecil, Cele, Celie, Cilla and Salina are the prominent related forms of Selia (outside Top 2000). Other forms, like Cili, are uncommon. These forms of Selia were popular as baby names during 1950-1959 (average #1438) and are somewhat less popular today (#1525, 43% less usage), with versions like Selena becoming somewhat dated. Cecilia has been the most well-known version. Below is a graphed study of the ranking of Selia and corresponding names. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Selia is pronounced similarly to Ceili, Salli, Sallie▼, Seula, Silia, Siliya, Sillia, Silliya, Silya, Suelo, Sula, Sylwia, Xyla, Xylia, Zalia, Zaylia, Zelia, Zelie, Zila, Zilla, Zoela, Zoelie, Zola▼, Zolia and Zylia. Other recommended names are Abelia, Alia▲, Allia, Amelia▲, Belia, Betia, Dalia, Delia▼, Elia, Eulia, Evelia, Helia, Hellia, Julia▼, Kenia▲, Kezia, Lalia, Lealia, Lelia▼, Loelia, Melia, Nelia, Orelia, Pelia, Sadia, Safia, Salcia, Salima, Saria, Seana, Sefira, Selbie, Selda, Selima, Selma▼, Semira, Sera, Serina, Shalia, Sheria, Silja, Sofia▲, Syria, Tesia, Ubelia, Udelia (see Odele), Venia, Weslia, Xenia and Zenia. These names tend to be more commonly used than Selia.See names in meaning and etymology.