Colors Related to this Name: Blue
Qualities Related to this Name: Romantic, Nurturing
Popularity: This is a very popular name in the US. Ranking #1129 in 2013 and #1247 in 2014.
Origin: From the Ancient Greek proper noun Σελήνη (Selḗnē), from the Ancient Greek σέλας (sélas, “light”).
-(Greek god) The goddess of the Moon; daughter of Hyperion and Theia, sister of Helios and Eos, mother of the Menae, (the goddesses of the lunar months within a olympiad). Her Roman counterpart is Luna.
-(poetic) the moon
-(rare) ( female name -comes from the Ancient Greek language-).
-(label pt Greek god) (Selene) (Greek moon goddess)
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-(taxon genus family Carangidae lookdowns and moonfishes)