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Solomon

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 62 0 62
1881 49 0 49
1882 51 0 51
1883 45 0 45
1884 60 0 60
1885 58 0 58
1886 45 0 45
1887 33 0 33
1888 43 0 43
1889 40 0 40
1890 43 0 43
1891 37 0 37
1892 43 0 43
1893 44 0 44
1894 32 0 32
1895 51 0 51
1896 44 0 44
1897 44 0 44
1898 40 0 40
1899 37 0 37
1900 72 0 72
1901 37 0 37
1902 66 0 66
1903 44 0 44
1904 50 0 50
1905 47 0 47
1906 48 0 48
1907 65 0 65
1908 61 0 61
1909 79 0 79
1910 81 0 81
1911 129 0 129
1912 233 0 233
1913 215 0 215
1914 297 0 297
1915 313 0 313
1916 317 0 317
1917 376 0 376
1918 367 0 367
1919 353 0 353
1920 356 0 356
1921 356 0 356
1922 334 0 334
1923 314 0 314
1924 270 0 270
1925 290 0 290
1926 214 0 214
1927 209 0 209
1928 218 0 218
1929 204 0 204
1930 193 0 193
1931 155 0 155
1932 163 0 163
1933 145 0 145
1934 149 0 149
1935 132 0 132
1936 152 0 152
1937 137 0 137
1938 143 0 143
1939 117 0 117
1940 150 0 150
1941 118 0 118
1942 148 0 148
1943 154 0 154
1944 127 0 127
1945 117 0 117
1946 136 0 136
1947 170 0 170
1948 185 0 185
1949 194 0 194
1950 139 0 139
1951 178 0 178
1952 153 0 153
1953 144 0 144
1954 168 0 168
1955 171 0 171
1956 163 0 163
1957 162 0 162
1958 133 0 133
1959 172 0 172
1960 128 0 128
1961 144 0 144
1962 118 0 118
1963 121 0 121
1964 132 0 132
1965 140 0 140
1966 116 0 116
1967 113 0 113
1968 125 0 125
1969 141 0 141
1970 142 0 142
1971 177 0 177
1972 144 0 144
1973 157 0 157
1974 172 0 172
1975 173 0 173
1976 199 6 193
1977 222 0 222
1978 216 0 216
1979 240 0 240
1980 214 0 214
1981 201 0 201
1982 295 0 295
1983 221 0 221
1984 264 0 264
1985 244 0 244
1986 221 0 221
1987 227 0 227
1988 260 5 255
1989 265 0 265
1990 217 0 217
1991 261 0 261
1992 256 0 256
1993 292 0 292
1994 302 0 302
1995 323 0 323
1996 361 0 361
1997 415 0 415
1998 431 0 431
1999 520 0 520
2000 515 0 515
2001 558 0 558
2002 526 0 526
2003 496 0 496
2004 528 0 528
2005 535 0 535
2006 560 0 560
2007 614 0 614
2008 689 0 689
2009 597 0 597
2010 562 0 562
2011 607 0 607
2012 633 0 633
2013 700 0 700
2014 826 0 826
2015 853 0 853

Want to know about the popularity of the Solomon baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 30,193 babies born with the name Solomon in the United States. That's more than enough Solomons to occupy the territory of Gibraltar (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 29,441 (as of July 1, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 62 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Solomon" was in 2015 with a total of 853 babies.

According to the 1929 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Solomon" ranks #90 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Hawaii. Imagine that, 9 babies in Hawaii have the same name as you in 1929. Across the entire United States a total of 204 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Solomon popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Solomon

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

Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun Sol"o*mon
One of the kings of Israel, noted for his superior wisdom and magnificent reign; hence, a very wise man.
Other Dictionary Sources
  1. (Old Testament) son of David and king of Israel noted for his wisdom (10th century BC)

Sid James

Sid James is an actor and comedian with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1 to present. Sid was born in 1913 as Solomon Joel Cohen in Hillbrow, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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Solomon Burke

Solomon Burke is a preacher and singer with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1955 to 2010. Solomon was born in 1940 as James Solomon McDonald in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania,.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Solomon

Solomon Grundy
Solomon Northup
Solomon Page Group
Solomon Asch
Solomon Grundy Poem
Solomon Islands
Solomon Kane
Solomon Crowe
Solomon Island Md

Alternative Meanings

S is for superb, a great attitude about life.

O is for orderly, a lifelong passion.

L is for life, that you live so well.

O is for orderly, a lifelong passion.

M is for melody, the song of life.

O is for orderly, a lifelong passion.

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

Your name in reverse order is "Nomolos". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Somolon". 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 Solomon born Oct 7, 1934

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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 New Guinea approximately on 725. Your profession was builder of houses, temples, and cathedrals.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Your lesson - to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.

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