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Popularity
2k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Shalom

  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: Hebrew
  • Meaning: Peace
  • #6041 All Time
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How popular is the name "Shalom" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1947606
1951505
1953505
1958505
1960606
1962606
196310010
1964505
1966505
1967707
1968505
19691688
1970660
197118108
197211110
197320128
1974231211
197521912
1976311417
1977261115
1978211110
197921516
1980221012
198123023
1982331518
198319613
198413013
198515015
1986221012
198718018
198820020
198926521
199028721
1991411328
1992421131
199319019
199430624
199532725
1996421230
1997401624
1998592930
1999531736
2000501832
2001732746
2002802852
2003712150
2004882662
2005712348
2006732350
20071063571
2008833251
20091053867
20101063769
20111053966
20121104466
20131095059
20141144569

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 was first given to 5 or more babies 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 1995 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Shalom" is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 13 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1995. Across the entire United States a total of only 32 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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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 midwest? Search for the name to check your answer!

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Hebrew

Origin and Meaning of Shalom

The name "Shalom" is of Hebrew origin, and it means "Peace". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Shalom Harlow

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

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Alternative Meanings

S is for smile, it gives you face value.

H is for honor, your most valuable possession.

A is for absolute, for you know your mind.

L is for listen, one of your best traits.

O is for outlook, pleasing to all.

M is for mighty, your inner strength.

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

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Shalom born Sep 17, 1989

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of USA South-West approximately on 800. Your profession was map maker, astrologer, and astronomer.

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!

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