Meaning and Origin of: Selby
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First name origins & meanings:
- English : Of the manor house farm
- English : From a village of mansions
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Last name origin & meaning:
- English : habitational name from a place in West Yorkshire, so named from Old Norse selja ‘willow’ + býr ‘farm’, ‘settlement’. The surname is now very common in Nottinghamshire.
- Americanized form of some like-sounding Jewish surname.