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Boy Name: Seligman

Name: Seligman
Pronunciation: \s(e)-lig-man, sel(i)-gman\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: blessed
Origin: German
Sounds Like: Seligmann, Zeligman
Similar Names: Salman, Soloman, Solaman, Sulayman, Suleyman, Suleiman, Sulaiman
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 23400


Seligman \s(e)-lig-man, sel(i)-gman\ as a boy's name is a variant of Selig (Old German), and the meaning of Seligman is "blessed".

The baby name Seligman sounds like Seligmann and Zeligman. Other similar baby names are Salman, Soloman, Solaman, Sulayman, Suleyman, Suleiman and Sulaiman.


Seligman is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#23400 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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