Selah - Meaning of Selah

What does Selah mean?

[ 2 syll. se-lah, sel-ah ] The baby boy name Selah is pronounced SIY-Lah (English) †. Selah is of Hebrew origin and it is used mainly in English. Selah's meaning is 'pause'.

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Selah is not popular as a baby name for boys. It is not listed within the top 1000 names. Selah has also been used as a baby girl name.

Baby names that sound like Selah include Salas, Salla, Sallah, Salos, Salus, Saula, Sculleigh, Sedgleigh, Seelig, Selas, Selic, Selick, Selig (Hebrew and Yiddish), Selik, Selyc, Selyk, Shalya, Sheleg (Hebrew), Shilah, and Shola (Yoruban).

† Pronunciation for Selah: S as in "see (S.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)"

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