Name Shem

Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Shem

Shem is a ♂ male name.

Origin of Shem

Shem is a biblical name of Hebrew origin. He is the eldest of the three sons of Noah, his brothers are called Ham and Japheth.

Meaning of Shem

Shem means “name” and “renown” (from Hebrew “shém/שֵׁם”).

Pronunciation of Shem

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Name Statistic: Shem is ranked #12752 overall ↓↓ -345

  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 2252 ↓↓ -293
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 5883 ↑↑ 600
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 6305 ↓↓ -1570
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 6909 ↓↓ -4800
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 7289 ↓↓ -3977
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 7926 ↓↓ -5009
  • 🇫🇷 France: 8393 ↓↓ -1928
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 8478 ↓↓ -5203
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 8733 ↓↓ -4095
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 9684 ↓↓ -4150
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 10220 ↓↓ -412
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 12306 ↑↑ 1207
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 12716 ↓↓ -11799
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 13619 ↓↓ -12924
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 13766 ↓↓ -2721
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 13850 ↓↓ -299
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 13999 ↓↓ -4399
  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 14177 ↓↓ -377
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 14266 ↓↓ -2412


Name Shem

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