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Boy Name: Sal

Name: Sal
Pronunciation: \sal\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy (Sal's also a girl name)
Meaning: savior
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Sail, Saul, Sol, Seal
Similar Names: Cal, Dal, Gal, Hal, Pal, Sam, Tal, Val
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 952


Sal \sal\ as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Sal), is a variant of Salvador (Latin), and the meaning of Sal is "savior".

The baby name Sal sounds like Sail, Saul, Sol and Seal. Other similar baby names are Cal, Dal, Gal, Hal, Pal, Sam, Tal and Val.


Sal is a somewhat popular first name for men (#952 out of 1220) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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