What does Zalman mean?
Zalman is an uncommon first name for men but a somewhat popular last name for both adults and children (#78326 out of 150436, Top 52%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Popular alternative forms of Zalman (#unlisted) ranked in the Top 1000 are Sol, Soloman and Solomon (#380 in 2014). Adoption of these boy names reached its peak during 1880-1889 (usage of 0.5003%) and is now significantly lower (usage 0.2067%, down 58.7%), with the form Sol becoming less in vogue. Solomon (#380) is the most chic birth name in this compilation, with this name undergoing a revival in popularity. Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Zalman and related names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
A suggested similar baby name is Kalman. Like Zalman, this name is not frequently used.