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From Middle English, selcūþ, seldcūþ (“unusual, unwonted, little known, unfamiliar, novel, rare”), from seld- (“rarely”) + cūþ (“known”); equivalent to seld +‎ couth.

selcouth.com has been around in one form or another since March 2003. The site is mainly a non-professional outlet for the creativity of Josh Barfield.