US Popularity:739
Meaning:Boulder; Rock; Cliff
Selah is a gender-neutral name of Hebrew origin and is a variation of the Hebrew word Sela, meaning “rock,” “boulder,” or "cliff." However, this particular spelling of Selah is used in the Hebrew Bible 74 times and its meaning isn’t exactly known. Some research suggests that it’s a reading instruction or musical mark similar to expressions like amen and hallelujah, but no one is 100% sure. Because of the wide variety of meanings and connotations associated with Selah, it has become a baby name irrespective of gender, a perfect title for the new constant in your life.

Selah Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Selah is currently #370 on The Bump
Boy:Selah is currently #271 on The Bump Boy Names
Girl:Selah is currently #214 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Selah is currently #739 in U.S. births
Boy:Selah is currently #20905 in U.S. births
Girl:Selah is currently #742 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2022
+ 42
from 2021
In comparison to the previous year's data
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