US Popularity:21367
Origin:British
Other Origin(s):Norse
Meaning:Manor village; From the willow farm
Selby is a gender-neutral name of English origin, meaning “manor village.” Softly alluding to a place of dwelling in Yorkshire, England, Selby is a wholesome moniker that feels like home the minute it’s spoken. Selby is also a name linked to Old Norse history and points to a person or thing “from the willow farm.” Known for its connections to the Underworld and Otherworld, willow trees, in all their cosmic wonder, put realms beyond imagination right at our fingertips. Both an abode and a bridge to a land existent only in legends, Selby inspires us to look beyond what our eyes can see but reminds us to stay grounded while we’re at it!

Selby Name Popularity Data

U.S. Births

Overall:Selby is currently #21367 in U.S. births
Boy:Selby is currently #31349 in U.S. births
Girl:Selby is currently #22007 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

Year:
2022
Gender:
Girl
#22035
in 2022
- 3231
from 2018
In comparison to the previous year's data
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