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Popularity
< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Selig

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: From the happy meadow
  • #28942 All Time
Girls
Boys
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How popular is the name "Selig" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1912 7 0 7
1913 6 0 6
1914 8 0 8
1915 6 0 6
1916 7 0 7
1917 7 0 7
1918 10 0 10
1919 5 0 5
1920 7 0 7
1921 5 0 5
1923 10 0 10
1924 12 0 12
1925 15 0 15
1926 6 0 6
1927 6 0 6
1928 9 0 9
1929 10 0 10
1930 6 0 6
1932 7 0 7
1938 5 0 5

Want to know about the populiarty of Selig? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 154 babies born with the name Selig in the United States. That's more than enough Seligs to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1912 when it was given to 7 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Selig" was in 1925 with a total of 15 babies.

According to the 1914 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Selig" is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 6 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1914. Across the entire United States a total of only 8 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Selig" mean? The list below shows the origins of Selig as well as things modernly associated with the name Selig such as celebrities named Selig.

English

Origin and Meaning of Selig

The name "Selig" is of English origin, and it means "From the happy meadow". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Alternative Meanings

S is for superb, a great attitude about life.

E is for expressive, not one to hold within.

L is for look, the way you look at life.

I is for impressive, your list of qualities.

G is for gentle, the nurturing side of you.

Your name in reverse order is "Giles". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Eigsl". 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 Selig born Sep 24, 1976

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 Northern Canada approximately on 1325. Your profession was banker, usurer, moneylender, and judge.

Psychologically, you had a Bohemian personality - mysterious, highly gifted, capable of understanding ancient books. Magical abilities, could be a servant of dark forces. The timid, lonely and self-confident people are everywhere, and your problem - to overcome these tendencies in yourself and then to help other people.

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