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Boy Name: Seldon

Name: Seldon
Pronunciation: \s(e)-ldon, sel-don\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: willow valley
Origin: English
Sounds Like: Salton, Saladin
Variant forms: Selden, Sellden, Shelden
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 14484


Seldon \s(e)-ldon, sel-don\ as a boy's name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Seldon is "willow valley". Place name.

Seldon has 3 variant forms: Selden, Sellden and Shelden.

Baby names that sound like Seldon are Salton and Saladin.


Seldon is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#14484 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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