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Shem name brief:

The name Shem is a Hebrew baby name. In Hebrew the meaning of the name Shem is: Name; renown. In the bible, Shem was firstnamed of Noah's three sons.

Shem is baby boy name mainly popular in Christian religion and its main origin is . Shem name meanings is Name, Renown.
People search this name as Shema, Shemmah, Shemz, Shemeer, Shemaila, Shemeera , Shemalia, Shemaliya, Shemna, Shemali, Shemoil, Shemona, Shemsar, Shemah, Shemia, Shemiah.
Other similar sounding names can be Sahm, Sahem, Sohim, Shaima, Sahima, Shima, Sihaam, Shami, Shamia, Shimi, Siham, Shaimaaa, Shimea, Shama, Soham, Shimei, Saham, Sohum.

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Popular personalities with Shem Name.


Shem was born as the child of Noah in 1557.

Shem Kororia

Shem was born on September 25th, 1972 in Kaptama. Shem is also known as Shem Korir.

Shem Tov Ben Abraham Ibn Gaon

Shem was born in 1283.

Shem Tov Ibn Shem Tov

Shem was born in 1390. He breathed his last breath in 1440.

Shem Bageine

Shem was born on December 12th, 1960.


Shem was born as the child of Noah in 1557.

V Shem Goh

V was given the name Goh Wei Shem on May 20th, 1989 in Kuala Lumpur.

Kevin Shem

Kevin Shem is a soccer player for the Tafea F.C., Vanuatu national under-20 football team, Vanuatu national under-23 football team, and Vanuatu national football team. Kevin was born on December 5th, 1993.

Ochudho Shem

Eliyahu Baal Shem

Eliyahu was born in Krakow.

Willie Shem

Willie Shem is an athlete for the Kossa F.C.

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