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What does Selyna mean?

Selyna Pronunciation of Selyna [se-ly-na] as a name for girls is a Greek name, and the meaning of the name Selyna is "the moon". Selyna is an alternate spelling of Selena (Greek): from Selene. Selyna is also a variant of Selina (Greek).

Associated with: greek, moon.


Selyna has 12 variants: Celena, Celenia, Celina, Celyna, Saleena, Salena, Salina, Selenia, Selenna, Syleena, Sylena and Sylina.

13 more related forms via Selena, Selina: Calina, Celene, Celinda, Celine, Cellina, Sela, Selene, Selia, Selie, Selinda, Seline, Selyne and Sena.

Creative forms:
(female) Selyma, Solyna, ..

(male) Selysta, ..

Middle name pairings:
Selyna Preslee (S.P.), ..

How popular is Selyna?

Selyna is an unusual given name for females. Selyna is an equivalently uncommon surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Prominent variation forms of Selyna (not ranked) rated in the Top 2000 are Celena, Celene, Celina (#1361 last year), Celine (#824), Salena, Salina, Selena (#321), Selene (#1175), Selina (#1140) and Sena. Other variants, like Selinda, are seldom used. These relations of Selyna reached the top of their popularity in 1995 (average #946) and are now much less common (#1482, 70%), with versions such as Celina becoming less in vogue. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Celena, Celene, Celina, Celine, Salena in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Salina, Selena, Selene, Selina, Sena in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Celine, Selena outside U.S.

Similar Names

Selyna is alike in pronunciation to Ceilena, Celeena, Celinna, Solana, Solina, Xylina, Xylona, Zelaina, Zelenia, Zelenya, Zelina and Zylina. Other recommended names are Adelyna, Allyna, Alyna, Amelyna (see Amelia), Belona, Belynda, Delana, Delayna, Delena, Delina, Delya, Delyn, Delyne, Felina, Gelya, Helana, Helena, Jelena, Jelina, Jolyna, Leyna, Melana, Melina, Melya, Melynda, Melyta, Reyna, Sabyna (see Sabina), Salama, Salima, Salma, Saloma, Saryna, Seana, Seanna, Sebina, Sedona, Selbea (see Selby), Selda, Selima, Selimah, Sellma, Selma, Selmah, Serena, Serina, Seryna, Shalana, Shalena, Shalina, Shalynn, Shayna, Shealynn, Shelanna, Silya, Soline, Soloma, Suelyn, Telayna, Teryna (see Terena), Teyna, Veryna and Yelena. These names tend to be more commonly used than Selyna.

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