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Selah Meaning

    

What does Selah mean?

The name Selah is of Hebrew origin.

The meaning of Selah is "rock".

Selah is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Se-lah.

The Given Name Selah

Selah is a variant of Sela. See Sela for further details.

Selah is good for parents who want a name that is classic and enchanting.

Simple yet sweet, the name is a great blend of character and flair.

Although often used, your mesmerizing little Selah, is sure to make it all her own.

Selah Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 440 in baby name popularity for girls with 719 occurrences. It ranked 5,961 in baby name popularity for boys with 15 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 455 in baby name popularity for girls with 693 occurrences. It ranked 8,011 in baby name popularity for boys with 10 occurrences.

View the Selah Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Selah has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Selah to other names.

Selah Related Names

Selah is a variant of Sela.

Famous Selahs

    Selah Numerology

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    Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Selah.

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    Selah Name Fun

    Would you like to fingerspell the name Selah in American Sign Language?

    Then just follow the diagram below.

    Be creative with the name Selah.

    Just for fun, see the name Selah in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

    Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Selah in Nautical Flags page.