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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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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 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 sensible, the practical side.

E is for elate, you make others happy.

L is for listen, one of your best traits.

I is for impress, for impress you will.

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 "Egsli". 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 Jun 3, 1959

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 Arctic approximately on 1450. Your profession was chemist, alchemist, and poison manufacturer.

You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. You should develop your talent for love, happiness and enthusiasm and to distribute these feelings to all people.

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