Salvador

Salvador - A very unique male name



  Jan 17,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Salvador, meaning savior, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #505. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Salvador and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Salvador? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Salvador. The baby boy name Salvador was given to 408 baby boys in 2012, ranking #570 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 4,022 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Salvador peaked in popularity 35 years ago in 1982 on position 292.



Famous with this name

Herman Salvador
Salvador Pons
Salvador Garmendia


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Salvador is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Salvador is currently topping the baby name charts in California at position #242 - and is the least popular in Florida at position #949.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Salvador is where you live.


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Salvador origin and meaning

Salvador is a 8 letter name with 3 syllables. This name means savior. To see famous people named Salvador, pop culture references for the name Salvador and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Salvador

We've found the following names that sound similar to Salvador, sorted by popularity.

Salvatore / Salvadore / Salvator / Salbador / Salvotore /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012570
2011554
2010459
2009424
2008441
2007404
2006397
2005347
2004344
2003340
2002348
2001329
2000331
1999348
1998340
1997328
1996311
1995312
1994305
1993306
1992293
1991295
1990297
1989301
1988332
1987320
1986315
1985324
1984309
1983314
1982292
1981294
1980302
1979309
1978314
1977319
1976317
1975315
1974333
1973368
1972369
1971379
1970392
1969410
1968412
1967416
1966430
1965427
1964447
1963430
1962466
1961417
1960417
1959424
1958430
1957423
1956418
1955395
1954401
1953367
1952367
1951364
1950356
1949360
1948389
1947396
1946378
1945355
1944365
1943413
1942379
1941377
1940369
1939386
1938396
1937450
1936380
1935393
1934396
1933367
1932355
1931331
1930313
1929310
1928329
1927335
1926349
1925324
1924346
1923363
1922393
1921402
1920407
1919418
1918484
1917471
1916443
1915508
1914539
1913556
1912600
1911567
1910505

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
California242
New Mexico283
Texas348
Illinois395
Washington424
Arizona424
Nevada440
Oklahoma606
Colorado628
North Carolina665
Georgia775
Tennessee853
Florida949

Even more about Salvador


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Salvador a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Salvador?

3 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1982
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Salvador
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 4,022
Letter count 8
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +408

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