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in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Neutral. Ranked #6041 most popular

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What does the name "Shalom" mean?

Shalom (Hebrew): Peace

The name "Shalom" is of Hebrew origin and it means "Peace". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls. There is 1 other name that is similar to this one.

S is for self respect, a solid score here.

H is for happy, your wonderful laugh.

A is for amenable, for your easy going nature.

L is for lofty, your ambitions are high!

O is for ornate, nothing plain here!

M is for mystery, the part of you that cannot be explained.

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

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How popular is the name "Shalom" in the U.S.?


Want to know about the populiarty of Shalom? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,220 babies born with the name Shalom in the United States. That's more than enough Shaloms to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010). The name first appeared in the year 1947 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Shalom" was in 2007 with a total of 71 babies.

According to the 1981 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Shalom" is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 12 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1981. Across the entire United States a total of only 23 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Where is the name Shalom popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Shalom in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the west? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Shalom

Shalom Harlow

Shalom Harlow is a model. Shalom was born in 1973 in Oshawa, Ontario.


Past life for Shalom born Aug 17, 1959

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 Central India approximately on 1275. Your profession was preacher, publisher, and scribbler of ancient inscriptions.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main task - to make the world more beautiful. Physical and spiritual deserts are just waiting for your touch. Keep smiling!

Here's something for you to ponder on...

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