What does Selim mean?
(male) Sallim, Sulim, ..
(female) Sele, .. Middle name pairings:
Selim David (S.D.), ..
How popular is Selim?
Selim is an uncommon first name for males but a very popular surname for all people (#39111 out of 150436, Top 26%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Prominent alternative forms of Selim (outside Top 2000) listed in the Top 2000 are Salem (#1282 via latest list) and Saleem. These relations of Selim are at the height of their popularity today (average #1641). (2015 Birth Statistics)
Similar NamesRecommended names are Felim, Halim, Phelim, Sela, Selah, Selby, Selig, Selmo, Selwin, Sim▼ and Slim. Like Selim, these names are not commonly used.See names in meaning and etymology.