Selena Name Meaning

Selena meaning

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Celene, Celie, Celina, Celinda, Celine, Cellina, Celyna, Saleena, Salena, Salina, Sela, S, Selene, Selina, Celina, Selene, Selina, Celina, Selina, Selene

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Selena name was top ranked at 986 position in American during year 1944and most recently ranked at 321 position in American during year 2015


Name Selena has been Most Popular throughout the last hundred plus years and ranked at 1025 position. 46980 numbers of people were named Selena so far in last 100 years. (SSA) More about rank of Selena

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The name Selena is a feminine name used around the world, from Greek Mythology to Spain or Russia. Selena is a Latinized form of Selene, which means “moon” in Greek. It was taken from the name of a Greek goddess of the moon, who is often identified with another goddess – Artemis.

One of the most popular people with the name was a Mexican-American - Singer Selena Quintanilla – who was simply known as Selena. However, the name is not just popular among Latin people, it has many variations, like Celia or Seraphina.

Selena Numerology :
Personality No. 9. People with name Selena desire love & independence. They love arts & music. They are generous, kindhearted, humane & philanthropic. Person with Selena having 9 as Personality number love traveling & teaching but hate restraint. They are bold, functional, broadminded & spiritual. They have will power & are determined , but are impulsive, contentious, ill-tempered, rebellious & impatient too. More Numerology

More About Name : Selena

  • Selena is used mostly in English and German, and its language of origin is Old Greek. Selena is a variation of the English, German, and Russian name Selina.

    Mythology: Selena was the moon goddess, sister to Helios, the sun.

  • This name From the Greek Selēnē, which is derived from selēnē -the moon. The name was borne by the Greek mythological goddess of the moon.

  • Selena is a derivative of the English, German, and Russian name Selina. It was borne in Greek mythology by the goddess of the moon. The name was adopted by English speakers in the 17th century, and it saw a revival in the mid-19th century.

Name Analysis of Selena

Character Analysis of Selena : Persons with the name Selena, can be quite ambitious, self-confident, determined and self-reliant and have a strong unyielding willpower and the courage of their convictions. New projects, new ideas and the desire for expansion, all allow the them to go forth with courage, originality and decisiveness.

Love Life of Selena : Persons stood in a certain shyness and therefore a propensity to hide their thoughts even of an intimate nature.

Name Letter Analysis of Selena

S : Persons are a real charmer

E : Persons are freedom-loving, sensual and enthusiastic

L : Persons are very heady, and tend to over think rather than experience life

E : Persons are freedom-loving, sensual and enthusiastic

N : Persons are a "think outside the box" kind of person -- creative and original

A : Persons are their own person: ambitious and freethinking

Astrological (Vedic) Aspect of Name Selena

Acoording to vedic astrology , Rashi for the name Selena is Kumbha and Moon sign associated with the name Selena is Aquarius.

The name Selena has Air element. Saturn is the Ruling Planet for the name Selena . The name Selena having moon sign as Aquarius is represented by The Water Bearer and considered as Fixed .

Normally, people with the name Selena like to work independently. They are easily able to make friends.

Other name options, having Aquarius moon sign are name starting with : Ga, Gi, Gu, Ge, Go, Sa, Si, Su, Se, So, Sh, Sk, Sl , Sm,Sn, Sp, Sr, St, Sv, Sw, Sy.

Nakshatra (Vedic) of Name Selena

The name Selena is suitable for baby born in Purva Bhadrapada nakshatra

Purva Bhadrapada Nakshatra: "The first of the blessed feet"

Lord: Guru (Jupiter)
Symbol : Swords or two front legs of funeral cot, man with two faces
Deity : Ajikapada, an ancient fire dragon
Indian zodiac: 20° Kumbha - 3°20' Meena ; Western zodiac 16° - 29°20' Pisces
Other name options, having Purva Bhadrapada nakashatra are name starting with : Se,  So,  Da,  Di.

Famous Name Selena

  • Selena Gomez

    an American actress best known for playing Alex Russo on the Disney Channel Original Series, Wizards of Waverly Place. She appeared in episodes of other Disney Channel series. In 2008 she signed with Hollywood Records, and is currently working on her debut album.[3],Her first role was on Barney & Friends as Gianna. Gomez was discovered by Disney in a nation wide talent search when she was 10 years old. In 2006, she appeared as Gwen in the second season of The Suite Life of Zack & Cody in the episode A Midsummer's Nightmare. In 2007 she appeared in two second-season episodes of Hannah Montana as Mikayla, a pop star who is a rival of Hannah Montana. In 2007 Gomez took part in at least two television pilots. Wizards of Waverly Place was picked up with Gomez playing the lead role, Alex Russo, and performing the theme song.


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