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What does Shelbi mean?

Shelbi /shel-bi/ as a name for girls is of Old Norse origin, and the meaning of the name Shelbi is "willow; from the ledge estate". Shelbi is a version of Shelby (Old Norse) with the suffix -i.

Associated with: norse, willow (tree)


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

Kreatif forms:
(female) Shelmi, Shelsi, ..

(male) Sheler, Shelmi, ..

How popular is Shelbi?

Shelbi is an uncommon first name for women. Shelbi is an equally rare last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)


Ranking and usage % can show different trends depending on the distribution of names that year.

Shown below is the birth name popularity of Shelbi for girls. Shelbi entered the list in 1990 and reached its highest rank of #475 in the U.S. in 1991, but is not in the Top 1000 currently. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)

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

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

Below is a graphed comparison of the usage of Shelbi and affiliated names. Shelbey, Shelbie and Shelby (#294 in recent rankings) are the popular varying forms of Shelbi listed in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Shelbea, are seldom used. These forms of Shelbi were popular in the year 1991 (usage of 0.7%) and have become much less widespread since (usage 0.1%, 91.4%).

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

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

Similar Names


Recommended names are Chelci, Chelli, Chelsi, Selbea (see Selby), Selbee, Selbey, Selbie, Selby, Shalva, Sheba, Sheeba, Shela, Shelia, Shell, Shella, Shelle, Shelli, Shellie, Shelly, Shelom, Sherai, Sheri, Sherli, Sherri and Silvi. These names tend to be more commonly used than Shelbi.