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< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Zalman

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: Hebrew
  • Meaning: Peaceful
  • #16324 All Time
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How popular is the name "Zalman" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1949 6 0 6
1954 5 0 5
1959 5 0 5
1961 6 0 6
1964 5 0 5
1966 5 0 5
1968 5 0 5
1971 5 0 5
1973 5 0 5
1975 6 0 6
1976 8 0 8
1977 5 0 5
1978 10 0 10
1979 8 0 8
1980 5 0 5
1981 8 0 8
1982 9 0 9
1984 6 0 6
1985 8 0 8
1986 11 0 11
1987 7 0 7
1988 14 0 14
1989 7 0 7
1990 8 0 8
1991 7 0 7
1992 12 0 12
1993 9 0 9
1994 11 0 11
1995 8 0 8
1996 15 0 15
1997 6 0 6
1998 11 0 11
1999 11 0 11
2000 10 0 10
2001 13 0 13
2002 12 0 12
2003 9 0 9
2004 13 0 13
2005 16 0 16
2006 14 0 14
2007 19 0 19
2008 13 0 13
2009 18 0 18
2010 18 0 18
2011 8 0 8
2012 18 0 18
2013 5 0 5
2014 15 0 15

Want to know about the populiarty of Zalman? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 458 babies born with the name Zalman in the United States. That's more than enough Zalmans to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1949 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Zalman" was in 2007 with a total of 19 babies.

According to the 2012 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Zalman" is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 11 babies in New York have the same name as you in 2012. Across the entire United States a total of only 18 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Zalman popular?

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

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Hebrew

Origin and Meaning of Zalman

The name "Zalman" is of Hebrew origin, and it means "Peaceful". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Alternative Meanings

Z is for zip, the quickness in your step!

A is for absolute, for you know your mind.

L is for love, everlasting.

M is for mighty, your inner strength.

A is for acquaintance, the many friends you know.

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

Your name in reverse order is "Namlaz". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Manlza". 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 Zalman born Aug 5, 2007

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 Northern Africa approximately on 1425. Your profession was farmer, weaver, and tailor.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.

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