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Boy Name: Selden

Name: Selden
Pronunciation: \s(e)-lden, sel-den\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: willow valley
Origin: English
Sounds Like: Sellden, Saladin, Salton, Slayden
Similar Names: Belden, Kelden, Melden, Shelden, Welden
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 15053


Selden \s(e)-lden, sel-den\ as a boy's name is a variant of Seldon (Old English), and the meaning of Selden is "willow valley".

The baby name Selden sounds like Sellden, Saladin, Salton and Slayden. Other similar baby names are Belden, Kelden, Melden, Shelden and Welden.


Selden is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#15053 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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