Pronunciation: \s(e)-lby, sel-by\
Gender / Sex: girl (Selby's also a boy name)
Meaning: manor village
Sounds Like: Zilpah
Variant forms: Selbea, Selbee, Selbeigh, Selbey, Selbie
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 2577
Selby \s(e)-lby, sel-by\ as a girl's name (also used as boy's name Selby), is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Selby is "manor village". Place name.
Selby has 5 variant forms: Selbea, Selbee, Selbeigh, Selbey and Selbie.
A baby name that sounds like Selby is Zilpah.
Selby is not a popular first name for women but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#2577 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)