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Selby Meaning

    

What does Selby mean?

The name Selby is of English origin.

The meaning of Selby is "willow settlement".

Selby is used as both a boys and girls name.

It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Sel-by.

The Given Name Selby

Selby appeals to parents who seek a name with genuine depth.

Sweet yet chic, the name is a great blend of character and flair.

Selby has no variant spellings.

Selby falls into the tree name category.

Selby Popularity

In the U.S. in 2015, it ranked 11624 in baby name popularity for girls with 9 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 14262 in baby name popularity for girls with 7 occurrences. It ranked 13682 in baby name popularity for boys with 5 occurrences.

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

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    Selby Numerology

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    Selby Name Fun

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