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since 1880
Last Name
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in the U.S.
in 2010

Salman

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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

Fun Facts about the name Salman

  • How many people with the first name Salman have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,667 babies born with the first name Salman in the United States. That's more than enough people named Salman to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Salman? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1974 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Salman first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Salman is Monday, December 1st, 1879.
  • What year had the most people named Salman born? The highest recorded use of the first name Salman was in 2015 with a total of 143 babies.
  • Random Salman Factoid: According to the 1998 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Salman is not a popular baby boy's name in New Jersey. Imagine that, only 9 babies in New Jersey have the same name as you in 1998.
  • Weird things about the name Salman: Your name in reverse order is Namlas. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Salnma. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Salman? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 2,311 people with the last name Salman.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Salman? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Salman as their last name since less than 1 person in 128k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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Popularity of Salman as a first name

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Popularity of Salman as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Salman U.S.
  White 67.89% 64.26%
  African American 2.42% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 17.31% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.22% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 6.01% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 6.14% 16.26%

Of Last Name Salman

People with the last name Salman are most frequently White or Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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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

What does the name Salman mean?

Sis for share, your talents, time, and possessions with others

Ais for athleticism, embrace the competitor within

Lis for life, that you live so well.

Mis for marvelous, which is how others see you

Ais for artistic, adding beauty to the world

Nis for noble, your regal bearing.

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