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in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Girl. Ranked #3247 most popular

Similar Names
46k Selena (Spanish)
17k Selina (English)

What does the name "Selene" mean?

Selene (Greek): Moon

The name "Selene" is of Greek origin and it means "Moon". It's a name commonly given to girls.

S is for superb, a great attitude about life.

E is for extra, those little things you do!

L is for lofty, your ambitions are high!

E is for excite, your spirit is catching!

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

E is for excite, your spirit is catching!

Your name in reverse order is "Eneles". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Lnseee". 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.

How popular is the name "Selene" in the U.S.?


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 first appeared 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 2006 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Selene" is not a popular baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, only 16 babies in New York have the same name as you in 2006. Across the entire United States a total of only 264 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 north east? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Selene

Selène van der Ree

Selène was born in 1984.


Selène D'Amara Maria

Selène was born in 1984.


Past life for Selene born Jul 25, 1925

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Wales approximately on 1550. Your profession was chemist, alchemist, and poison manufacturer.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. Your lesson - to conquer jealousy and anger in yourself and then in those, who will select you as their guide. You should understand that these weaknesses are caused by fear and self-regret.

Here's something for you to ponder on...

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