in the U.S.
- Gender: Girl
- Origin: Greek
- Meaning: Moon
- #3247 All Time
Pronunciation of Selene
How popular is the name "Selene" in the U.S.?
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Want to know about the populiarty of Selene? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 5,906 babies born with the name Selene in the United States. That's more than enough Selenes to occupy the territory of Montserrat (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,922 (as of May 12, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1919 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Selene" was in 2006 with a total of 264 babies.
According to the 1991 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Selene" is not a popular baby girl's name in Illinois. Imagine that, only 13 babies in Illinois have the same name as you in 1991. Across the entire United States a total of only 155 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.
Where is the name Selene popular?
The map shows the relative popularity of the name Selene in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the midwest? Search for the name to check your answer!
Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations
Have you been wondering what does the name "Selene" mean? The list below shows the origins of Selene as well as things modernly associated with the name Selene such as celebrities named Selene.
Origin and Meaning of Selene
The name "Selene" is of Greek origin, and it means "Moon". It's a name commonly given to girls.
Selène van der Ree
Selène was born in 1984.
Selène D'Amara Maria
Selène was born in 1984.
S is for secret, that you can certainly keep.
E is for excite, your spirit is catching!
L is for lucky, who is more?
E is for exotic, no lack of spirit here!
N is for noble, your regal bearing.
E is for electric, a sparkling trait!
Your name in reverse order is "Eneles". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Neelse". How do you pronounce that?
Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.
Past life for Selene born Jun 14, 1986
I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Saudi Arabia approximately on 1125. Your profession was digger and undertaker.
You were a revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere - politics, business, religion, housekeeping. You could have been a leader. Your lesson - to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.
Name poster for Selene
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