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



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1912707
1913606
1914808
1915606
1916707
1917707
191810010
1919505
1920707
1921505
192310010
192412012
192515015
1926606
1927606
1928909
192910010
1930606
1932707
1938505

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 first appeared 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 1923 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Selig" is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 5 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1923. Across the entire United States a total of only 10 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

What does the name "Selig" mean?

Selig (English): From the happy meadow

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

S is for strength, there when needed.

E is for eternal, your spirit will live.

L is for lively, your life is full of energy!

I is for intense, your zest of living.

G is for goal, your eye on the future.

Your name in reverse order is "Giles". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Selgi". 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 1, 1929

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 Ukraine approximately on 800. Your profession was map maker, astrologer, and astronomer.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. It always seemed to you, that your perceptions of the world are somewhat different. Your lesson - to trust your intuition as your best guide in present life.

Name poster for Selig

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

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