[ syll. (s)hel-bie, sh-elb-ie ] The baby girl name Shelbie is also used as a boy name, though the use for girls is far more popular. It is pronounced -SHEHLBIY- †. Shelbie's language of origin is Old Norse and it is predominantly used in English. Shelbie is a spelling variant of the English Shelby.
Shelbie is a rare baby girl name. At the modest peak of its usage in 1992, 0.022% of baby girls were named Shelbie. It was #527 in rank then. The baby name has fallen from favor since then, and is currently of only sporadic use. In 2012, out of the family of girl names directly related to Shelbie, Shelby was the most frequently used. In the last century Shelbie has primarily been a baby girl name.
Baby names that sound like Shelbie include Shelbee, Shelbey (English), Shelbi (English), Shelby (English), Shellby (English), Schelby (English), Selby (English), Selva, Shalvah, Shelba (English), Shelbye, Shelva (English), Shilpa, Shilpah, Shilpha, Shylpa, Shylpha, Silva (Armenian, English, and Scandinavian), Silvi (English), and Silvia (English, German, Italian, Portuguese, and Spanish).
† approx pronunciation for Shelbie: SH as in "she (SH.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; B as in "be (B.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"