Name Selene Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Selene


Selene is a ♀ girl’s name.

What is the origin of the name Selene?

Selene is a name from Greek mythology, she is a moon goddess and the sister of Helios. She was identified with the goddess Artemis. Her Latin counterpart is the goddess Luna.

What does the name Selene mean?

Selene means “moon” or “moon goddess” (from ancient Greek “selēnē/σελήνη” = moon, deriving from “sélas/σέλᾰς” = light/brightness).

Pronunciation of Selene

Variants of the name Selene


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Popularity of the name Selene

The name Selene is ranked #5361 overall.

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