Gender Masculine
Scripts מְשֻׁלָּם(Ancient Hebrew)
Pronounced Pron. mə-SHOOL-əm(English) mə-SHUL-əm(English)  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

Means "friend, ally" in Hebrew, derived from שָׁלַם (shalam) meaning "to be complete, to be at peace". This is the name of many characters in the Old Testament.

Related Names

Feminine FormMeshullemet(Biblical Hebrew)
Other Languages & CulturesSelim, Selman, Sulejman(Albanian) Salama, Saleem, Salem, Salim, Salman, Sulaiman, Sulayman(Arabic) Süleyman(Azerbaijani) Salomo(Biblical Dutch) Salomon(Biblical French) Salomo(Biblical German) Salomon, Solomon(Biblical Greek) Salomone(Biblical Italian) Salomon, Solomon(Biblical Latin) Salomon(Biblical Polish) Salomón(Biblical Spanish) Sulejman(Bosnian) Solomon(English) Salomon(French) Meshulam, Shalom, Shlomo(Hebrew) Suleiman(History) Salamon(Hungarian) Sulaiman(Indonesian) Solomon(Jewish) Sulayman(Kyrgyz) Sulaiman(Malay) Salomão(Portuguese) Shalim(Semitic Mythology) Salomón(Spanish) Selim, Selman, Süleyman(Turkish) Süleýman(Turkmen) Souleymane(Western African) Zalman(Yiddish)


Entry updated June 9, 2023