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46k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Salvador

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55k Salvatore (Italian)
1k Salvadore (Spanish)
< 1k Salvadora (Spanish)
< 1k Salvatora (Spanish)

How popular is the baby name Salvador in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1888 5 0 5
1893 5 0 5
1894 6 0 6
1898 6 0 6
1900 9 0 9
1901 7 0 7
1902 11 0 11
1903 9 0 9
1904 11 0 11
1905 7 0 7
1906 16 0 16
1907 21 0 21
1908 17 0 17
1909 19 0 19
1910 24 0 24
1911 23 0 23
1912 31 0 31
1913 55 0 55
1914 72 0 72
1915 102 0 102
1916 133 0 133
1917 124 0 124
1918 133 0 133
1919 178 0 178
1920 202 0 202
1921 218 0 218
1922 232 0 232
1923 255 0 255
1924 283 0 283
1925 296 0 296
1926 267 0 267
1927 282 0 282
1928 296 0 296
1929 296 0 296
1930 302 7 295
1931 263 0 263
1932 227 0 227
1933 194 0 194
1934 180 0 180
1935 167 0 167
1936 190 0 190
1937 142 0 142
1938 183 0 183
1939 189 0 189
1940 208 0 208
1941 212 0 212
1942 234 0 234
1943 205 0 205
1944 241 0 241
1945 258 0 258
1946 277 0 277
1947 275 0 275
1948 285 0 285
1949 322 0 322
1950 335 0 335
1951 334 0 334
1952 323 0 323
1953 332 0 332
1954 307 0 307
1955 321 0 321
1956 313 0 313
1957 327 0 327
1958 314 0 314
1959 327 0 327
1960 335 0 335
1961 345 0 345
1962 291 5 286
1963 320 0 320
1964 303 0 303
1965 318 0 318
1966 295 0 295
1967 315 0 315
1968 334 0 334
1969 368 0 368
1970 405 0 405
1971 441 0 441
1972 456 5 451
1973 426 0 426
1974 524 6 518
1975 566 5 561
1976 566 6 560
1977 609 8 601
1978 578 7 571
1979 636 7 629
1980 658 8 650
1981 679 6 673
1982 697 0 697
1983 627 9 618
1984 637 6 631
1985 623 7 616
1986 650 8 642
1987 668 13 655
1988 669 6 663
1989 811 9 802
1990 877 10 867
1991 894 9 885
1992 928 7 921
1993 911 6 905
1994 906 10 896
1995 870 8 862
1996 871 0 871
1997 815 0 815
1998 814 0 814
1999 769 0 769
2000 857 5 852
2001 846 0 846
2002 798 0 798
2003 853 0 853
2004 830 0 830
2005 861 0 861
2006 766 0 766
2007 718 0 718
2008 659 0 659
2009 682 0 682
2010 581 0 581
2011 477 0 477
2012 472 0 472
2013 437 0 437
2014 449 0 449
2015 421 0 421

Fun Facts about the name Salvador

  • How many people with the first name Salvador have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 45,950 babies born with the first name Salvador in the United States. That's more than enough people named Salvador to occupy the territory of Turks and Caicos Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 44,493 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Salvador? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1888 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Salvador first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Salvador is Saturday, July 17th, 1869.
  • What year had the most people named Salvador born? The highest recorded use of the first name Salvador was in 1992 with a total of 921 babies.
  • Random Salvador Factoid: According to the 1928 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Salvador ranks 84th in popularity as a baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, 93 babies in California have the same name as you in 1928.
  • Weird things about the name Salvador: Your name in reverse order is Rodavlas. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Lraovsad. How do you pronounce that?
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Popularity of Salvador as a first name

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Popularity of Salvador as a last name

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Common last names for Salvador

  • Garcia
  • Martinez
  • Rodriguez
  • Hernandez
  • Gonzalez
  • Lopez
  • Perez
  • Sanchez
  • Ramirez
  • Torres
  • Flores
  • Gomez
  • Rivera
  • Ortiz
  • Diaz
  • Gonzales
  • Gutierrez
  • Morales
  • Ruiz
  • Chavez

Common first names for Salvador

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Salvador

The name "Salvador" is of Spanish origin, and it means "Savior". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Other Dictionary Sources
  1. A republic on the Pacific coast of Central America
  1. A male given name of Spanish origin.
  2. A municipality, the capital of the state of Bahia, Brazil.

Salvador was also found in the following language(s): Azeri, Catalan, Czech, French, Hungarian, Portuguese, Serbo-Croatian, Spanish, and Uzbek

Salvador Dali

Salvador Dali is an artist. Salvador was born in 1904 as Salvador Domingo Felipe Jacinto Dali i Domenech in Figueres, Catalonia, Spain.

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Salvador Pineda

Salvador Pineda is an actor with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1 to present. Salvador was born in 1952 as Salvador Pineda Popoca in Mexico City.

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Chavo Guerrero Jr.

Chavo Guerrero Jr. is a professional wrestler. Chavo was born in 1951 as Salvador Guerrero IV in El Paso, Texas.

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Salvador Cabañas

Salvador Cabañas is a football biography. Salvador was born in 1980 in Asuncion, Paraguay.

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Salvador Carmona

Salvador Carmona is a football biography. Salvador was born in 1975 in Mexico City, Mexico.

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Salvador Guerrero III

Salvador Guerrero III is a professional wrestler. Salvador was born in 1951 as Salvador Guerrero IV in El Paso, Texas.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Salvador

Salvador Allende
Salvador Brazil
Salvador Dali Paintings
Salvador Dali Quotes
Salvador Dali Museum
Salvador Nasralla
Salvador Perez
Salvador Sanchez
Salvador Gomez

Alternative Meanings

Sis for self respect, a solid score here.

Ais for adventure, take a new one today

Lis for luxury, the luxury of your smile.

Vis for valor, your strength.

Ais for accepting, your forgiving nature.

Dis for dazzle, the sparkle of you.

Ois for openness, it's refreshing!

Ris for rock star, let it out!

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