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Shalom Meaning


What does Shalom mean?

The name Shalom is of Hebrew origin.

The meaning of Shalom is "peace".

Shalom is used as both a boys and girls name.

It consists of 6 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Sha-lom.

The Given Name Shalom

Shalom appeals to parents who seek a name with genuine depth.

A name fit for a child full of distinction and charm, a little pathfinder.

Shalom is also great as a middle name.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Shalom Harlow.

Shalom Popularity

In the U.S. in 2015, it ranked 3,313 in baby name popularity for girls with 49 occurrences. It ranked 1,756 in baby name popularity for boys with 87 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 3,519 in baby name popularity for girls with 45 occurrences. It ranked 1,952 in baby name popularity for boys with 74 occurrences.

View the Shalom Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Shalom has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Shalom to other names.

Shalom Related Names

Famous Shaloms

  • Shalom Harlow ~ Actress

Shalom Numerology

What will your new littleShalom be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

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Shalom Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Shalom in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Shalom.

Just for fun, see the name Shalom in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Shalom in Nautical Flags page.