Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Prominent varying forms of Selima (NOT RANKED) are Salma (#797 THE PREVIOUS YEAR), Salome (#1699), Selma and Saloma. Other variants, like Sahlma, are seldom used. Usage of these relations of Selima reached its apex 125 years ago (ADOPTION OF 0.08%) and is now much diminished (ADOPTION 0.02%, DOWN 74%), with the version Selma going out of style. Salma is the most chic girl name here. (TOP BABY NAMES, 2015)
Selima is pronounced similarly to Salama, Sallama, Soloma, Zelima, Zuleima, Zulema and Zulima. Other recommended names are Belia, Belita, Celia▼, Celida, Decima, Delila, Delisa, Delma▼, Felina, Felipa, Felisa, Gelila, Helia, Helisa, Helma, Ilima, Kelila, Lelia▼, Melina▲, Melita, Meliza, Neima, Nelia, Nelida, Pelipa, Peloma, Salina, Sebina, Seelia, Seema, Sefira, Sela, Selbea (see Selby), Selena▼, Selenia, Selenna, Selia, Selie, Selina▼, Selinda, Seline, Sellma, Selyna, Semira, Senoma (see Sonoma), Septima, Serina, Serita, Shalina, Shelisa, Shelom, Silia, Silija, Siliya, Solana, Solina, Soline, Sylena, Sylina, Telisa, Telma, Ulima, Ullima, Velika, Vellma, Velma▼, Zelia and Zelina. These names tend to be more frequently used than Selima.See names in meaning and etymology.