Selan Name Meaning

Slovenian: habitational name for a person from any of the many places in Slovenia called Sela, Sele or Selo, named with the archaic Slovenian word selo ‘hamlet’, ‘village’ (plural sela, sele), or an archaic nickname for a villager (of the same origin). Compare Selak.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Selak, Selman, Shean, Bean, Seelen, Belan, Pelan, Salin, Kelman, Seda

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Selan Family Origin

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Selan Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    100%

In 1881, the most common Selan occupation in the UK was Labourer. 100% of Selan's were Labourers.

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Selan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Selan in 1962 was 77, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Selan

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