SHELBY
GENDER: Masculine & Feminine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: SHEL-bee   [key]
Meaning & History
From a surname, which was possibly a variant of SELBY. Though previously in use as a rare masculine name, it was popularized as a feminine name by the main character in the movie 'The Woman in Red' (1935). It was later reinforced by the movie 'Steel Magnolias' (1989) in which Julia Roberts played a character by this name.
Popularity
United States  ranked #259 
England/Wales  - 
Canada (BC)  -