What does Shalom mean?
For more information, see also the related boy name Salem.
Shalom is a rare given name for men but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#41382 out of 150436, Top 28%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted analysis of the usage of the boy name Shalom and affiliated names. Prominent varying forms of Shalom (#unlisted) are Solomon (#380 in 2014), Soloman and Sol. These boy names reached the height of their popularity during 1880-1889 (usage of 0.5003%) and are now significantly less popular (usage 0.2067%, down 58.7%), with the version Sol becoming less in vogue. Solomon (#380) is the most chic boy name here, and there is a revival in baby name usage for this name. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)