Gender / Sex: boy
Meaning: willow valley; steep valley
Sounds Like: Sheldin, Shelton
Similar Names: Selden, Belden, Kelden, Melden, Sellden, Welden
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 28336
Shelden \sh(el)-den\ as a boy's name is a variant of Seldon (Old English) and Sheldon (Old English), and the meaning of Shelden is "willow valley; steep valley".
The baby name Shelden sounds like Sheldin and Shelton. Other similar baby names are Selden, Belden, Kelden, Melden, Sellden and Welden.
View a list of the 2 names that reference Shelden.
Shelden is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#28336 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)