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Salman

  • Gender: Boy
  • #7380 All Time
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How popular is the baby name Salman in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1974 7 0 7
1975 6 0 6
1976 5 0 5
1978 7 0 7
1979 8 0 8
1980 17 0 17
1981 18 0 18
1982 15 0 15
1983 14 0 14
1984 18 0 18
1985 14 0 14
1986 23 0 23
1987 20 0 20
1988 17 0 17
1989 25 0 25
1990 26 0 26
1991 38 0 38
1992 49 0 49
1993 39 0 39
1994 52 0 52
1995 43 0 43
1996 41 0 41
1997 40 0 40
1998 42 0 42
1999 37 0 37
2000 53 0 53
2001 42 0 42
2002 39 0 39
2003 49 0 49
2004 41 0 41
2005 44 0 44
2006 43 0 43
2007 54 0 54
2008 60 0 60
2009 55 0 55
2010 66 0 66
2011 76 0 76
2012 87 0 87
2013 86 0 86
2014 108 0 108
2015 143 0 143

Want to know about the popularity of the Salman baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,667 babies born with the name Salman in the United States. That's more than enough Salmans to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1974 when it was given to 7 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Salman" was in 2015 with a total of 143 babies.

According to the 2000 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Salman" is not a popular baby boy's name in Florida. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Florida have the same name as you in 2000. Across the entire United States a total of only 53 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Salman popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Salman" mean? The list below shows the origins of Salman as well as things modernly associated with the name Salman such as celebrities named Salman.

Salman Khan

Salman Khan is an actor, film producer, and television personality with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1988 to present. Salman was born in 1965 as Abdul Rashid Salim Salman Khan in Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Salman

Salman Rushdie

Alternative Meanings

S is for select, as few are chosen.

A is for absolute, for you know your mind.

L is for life, that you live so well.

M is for munificent, for you are extremely liberal in giving.

A is for accepting, your forgiving nature.

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

Your name in reverse order is "Namlas". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Snamal". How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Salman born Dec 2, 1954

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Arctic approximately on 1250. Your profession was chemist, alchemist, and poison manufacturer.

You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. You should develop your talent for love, happiness and enthusiasm and to distribute these feelings to all people.

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