First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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Origin and Meaning of Selfie

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From self +‎ -ie. Attested since 2002, originally Australian English.

Astronaut Aki Hoshide taking a selfie during a spacewalk.
  1. (informal, mobile telephony) A photographic self-portrait, especially one taken manually (not using a timer, tripod etc.) with a small camera or mobile phone.

selfie was also found in the following language(s): Dutch, Finnish, French, Portuguese, and Spanish

Fun Facts about the name Selfie

  • When was the first name Selfie first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Selfie is Sunday, August 17th, 1902.
  • How unique is the name Selfie? From 1880 to 2015 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Selfie. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Selfie: Your name in reverse order is Eifles. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Eifsel. How do you pronounce that?

What Selfie's Have Visited This Page?

What does the name Selfie mean?

Sis for share, your talents, time, and possessions with others

Eis for enthusiasm, in even the most dire circumstances

Lis for lofty, your ambitions are high!

Fis for festive, the youth of your spirit.

Iis for infinite, are your possibilities

Eis for endear, all those you touch.

Past life for Selfie born Jun 3, 1972

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 Italy approximately on 1350. Your profession was librarian, priest, and keeper of tribal relics.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.

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  • Sources:
  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.