What does Selby mean?
Associated with: old english.
(male) Salby, Seby, ..
(female) Seldy, Selsa, .. Middle name pairings:
Selby Daniel (S.D.), ..
How popular is Selby?
Selby is an unusual given name for men but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#2858 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. The only prominent alternative form of Selby (outside Top 2000) appearing in the Top 2000 is Shelby. This form of Selby was at the peak of its popularity 24 years ago (adoption of 0.03%). (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Similar NamesRecommended names are Alby, Colby▼, Denby, Derby, Gilby, Kelby, Kellby, Kerby, Kolby, Sealey, Seb, Sebo, Seeley, Seely, Sela, Selah, Selig, Selim, Selmo, Selwyn, Shelly, Skelly, Sly, Sully, Welby and Wellby. These names tend to be more commonly used than Selby.See names in meaning and etymology.