What does the name Som mean?The different meanings of the name Som are:
- Thai meaning: Orange; well suited
- Sanskrit meaning: The nectar of immortality
The first thing you should know if you are considering Som for your baby's name is that in most countries all over the world the name Som is a boy name.
The name Som is of Sanskrit, Thai origins, which means it has more than one root, and is used in more than one countries and different languages of the world, especially Hindi speaking countries, Thai speaking countries among others.
If you consider naming your baby Som we recommend you take note of the special meaning and history of the name as your baby’s name will play a big role in its life and your baby will hear it spoken every day. Searching for a name is a very important and fun process as it’s the very first gift you will give to your baby. Many people believe that the name can affect success in life, through their children's working career and other circumstances, so they choose more “respectable” names or name meanings as they believe that the name meaning reflects the personality of the child.
The meaning of Som has more than one different etymologies. It has same or different meanings in other countries and languages. The different meanings of the name Som are:
The name Som is in the following categories: Asian Names, Hindu Names, Indian Names, Sanskrit Names, Thai Names. (If you would like to suggest one or more categories for the name, click here). We have plenty of different baby name categories to search for special meanings plus popular and unique names, search our database before choosing but also note that baby name categories designed to help you and not to be an influential factor when choosing a name. Instead, we recommend that you pay a greater attention to the origin and meaning of the name Som. Read our baby name articles for useful tips regarding baby names and naming your baby. If you are thinking of giving your baby the beautiful name Som, spread the love and share this with your friends.
Below you will find the popularity of the baby name Som displayed annually, from 1880 to the present day in our name popularity chart. Hover over or click on the dots that represent a year to see how many babies were given the name for that year, for both genders, if available.