Shmuel

Shmuel - A very unique male name



  May 27,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Shmuel appeared on the charts for the first time in 1953 on position #1546. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Shmuel and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Shmuel? 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 Shmuel. The baby boy name Shmuel was given to 118 baby boys in 2012, ranking #1098 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 13,907 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Shmuel peaked in popularity 7 years ago in 2010 on position 956.



Famous with this name

Shmuel Omani
Shmuel Livneh
Shmuel Rodensky


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Shmuel is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Shmuel is currently topping the baby name charts in New Jersey at position #162 - and is the least popular in New York at position #293.

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 Shmuel is where you live.


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Shmuel origin and meaning

Shmuel is a 6 letter name with 1 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Shmuel, pop culture references for the name Shmuel and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Shmuel

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

Samuel / Samual / Shamel / Shmiel / Sammuel / Sunil / Shamell / Samuell / Samiul / Shamal /

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
20121098
20111058
2010956
20091095
20081081
20071057
20061095
20051134
20041102
20031204
20021137
20011150
20001203
19991103
19981063
19971163
19961227
19951075
19941245
19931143
19921104
19911155
19901174
19891150
19881122
1987979
19861140
19851097
19841062
19831013
19821099
19811065
19801367
19791107
19781253
19771304
19761268
19751116
19741186
19731533
19721293
19711296
19701321
19691506
19681445
19671158
19661305
19651529
19641750
19631436
19621745
19611776
19601550
19531546

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
New Jersey162
New York293

Even more about Shmuel


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 Shmuel 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 Shmuel?

1 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
2010
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Shmuel
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 13,907
Letter count 6
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1953
2012 births +118

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