Meaning and name origin
Shelbi \sh(el)-bi\ as a girl's name is of Old Norse origin, and the meaning of Shelbi is "willow; from the ledge estate". Shelbi is a variant of Shelby (Old Norse): English surname used as a given name for girls and occasionally for boys. Somewhat unconventional as a baby name.
Shelbi is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Shelbi for girls. Shelbi reached its highest rank of #475 in the U.S. in 1991 (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Shelbi and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Shelby (#294), Shelbie and Shelbi. (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).