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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Silah

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  • A submission from Canada says the name Silah means "Helpful, giving, mercy, loving, caring, hopeful, learning a lot" and is of English origin.
  • A submission from Pennsylvania, United States says the name Silah means "Repose" and is of Hebrew origin.
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Popularity of Silah as a last name

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Fun Facts about the name Silah

  • How Popular is the name Silah? Silah is the 55,800th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Silah have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 29 babies born with the first name Silah in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Silah? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2009 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Silah first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Silah is Wednesday, July 23rd, 1890.
  • What year had the most people named Silah born? The highest recorded use of the first name Silah was in 2013 with a total of 10 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Silah: Your name in reverse order is Halis. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Hlsia. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Silah born Feb 15, 1926

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 USA North-East approximately on 525. Your profession was librarian, priest, and keeper of tribal relics.

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 - development and expansion of your mental consciousness. Find good teacher, spend a part of your time and energy on his wisdom.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).