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Shelbey (girl)

What does Shelbey mean?

Shelbey Pronunciation of Shelbey [shel-bey] as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Shelbey) is of Old Norse origin, and the meaning of the name Shelbey is "willow; from the ledge estate". Shelbey is a variant form of Shelby (Old Norse).

Associated with: norse, willow (tree).

Variations

Shelbey has 6 variants: Shelbea, Shelbee, Shelbeigh, Shelbi, Shelbie and Shellby.

Creative forms:
(female) Shebey, Shelba, ..

(male) Shelber, Shelney, ..

Middle name pairings:
Shelbey Perla (S.P.), ..

How popular is Shelbey?

Shelbey is a rare given name for women. Shelbey is an equivalently rare last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Shelbey entered the list in 1991 and reached its apex position of #1626 in the U.S. in 1992, but is not in the list currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Shelbey name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Shelbey outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Popular alternative forms of Shelbey are Shelbi, Shelbie and Shelby (#299 the previous year). Other forms, like Shelbee, are uncommon. These forms of Shelbey reached the top of their popularity 2 decades ago (adoption of 0.7%) and have become significantly less popular since (adoption 0.1%, 91.3%).

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Shelbey, Shelbi, Shelbie, Shelby in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Shelby outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Asheley, Chelsey, Cherey, Cherrey, Chesley, Chesney, Debbey, Haeley, Kaeley, Keeley, Kelbey, Kelcey, Kelley, Kelsey, Khloey, Nelley, Nelsey, Phoebey, Salley, Schelley, Seelie, Seely, Selbea (see Selby), Selbee, Selbey, Selbie, Selby, Selie, Shaelee, Shalee, Shandey, Shaney, Shantey, Shawney, Sheba, Shebah, Sheeba, Sheileen, Shela, Shelagh, Shelia, Shelisa, Shell, Shella, Shelle, Shellee, Shelley, Shelli, Shellie, Shelly, Shene, Sherae, Sheray, Sheree, Shereen, Sherees (see Cherise), Sherey, Sherez, Sherie, Sherlee, Sherlie, Sherree, Sherrey, Sherry, Shery, Sherye, Shilea, Shirley, Shirlley (see Shirley), Sisley, Stelle, Stevey, Suellen, Thobey and Trilbey. These names tend to be more frequently used than Shelbey.

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