Gender: Male Meaning of Selig: "blessed, happy in life" Origin of Selig: German

Selig Origin and Meaning

The name Selig is a boy's name of German origin meaning "blessed, happy in life".

Selig comes from the Yiddish vocabulary word meaning 'happy, fortunate, blessed.' Most of us are more familiar with its Woody Allen variation, Zelig.

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Michaela Says:


Selig would be such a cool first name.