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pinWhat does Salmon mean?

Salmon /sal-mon/ as a name for boys. Salmon's root is Hebrew, and the meaning of the name Salmon is "peace". Salmon is an alternate spelling of Solomon (Hebrew) with the prefix Sa-.


Salmon has 8 different relations via Solomon: Salomo, Salomon, Salomone, Shalmon, Sol, Solaman, Sollie and Soloman.

Kreatif forms: Salmonne, Salmonny, Salson. [more]

pinHow popular is Salmon?

Salmon is an unusual given name for males but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#2482 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Prominent variation forms of Salmon (not ranked) rated in the Top 1000 are Sol, Soloman and Solomon (#380 2 years ago). Other variants, like Salomo, are seldom used. Adoption of these relations of Salmon was more pronounced during the years 1880-1889 (average #499) and is somewhat less today (#793, 58.7%), with the version Sol becoming less stylish. Solomon is the firm favorite. Shown below is an analysis of the usage of the boy name Salmon and associated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Sol, Soloman, Solomon in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Salmon and related baby names outside U.S.

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Salmon is alike in pronunciation to Simon, Symon and Szymon. Other recommended similar baby names are Salman, Salton and Talmon. These names tend to be more frequently used than Salmon.