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Smart Baby Names: Dictionary of Baby Names, Meanings and Origins.

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Girl Name: Sela

Name: Sela
Pronunciation: \s(e)-la\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl (Sela's also a boy name)
Meaning: the moon
Origin: Greek
Sounds Like: Selia, Cela, Seila, Sula, Seula
Similar Names: Dela, Selma, Nela, Selda, Lela, Mela, Sera, Sena, Shela, Stela


Sela \s(e)-la\ as a girl's name (also used as boy's name Sela), is a variant of Selena (Greek), and the meaning of Sela is "the moon".

The baby name Sela sounds like Selia, Cela, Seila, Sula and Seula. Other similar baby names are Dela, Selma, Nela, Selda, Lela, Mela, Sera, Sena, Shela and Stela.


Sela is not a popular first name for women and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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