Toponym Salem in the world's Bibles

Meaning of the name: complete or perfect peace. Related names are: Abraham, Melchizedek, and Zion. The translations of Salem in 83 languages of the Bible are illustrated in the
below, from Salem in Spanish to セイラム in Japanese!
Name Salem in the world's Bibles
And Melchizedek king of Salem brought forth bread and wine: and he was the priest of the most high God. (GEN 14:18)
In Salem also is his tabernacle, and his dwelling place in Zion. (PSA 76:2)
For this Melchisedec, king of Salem, priest of the most high God, who met Abraham returning from the slaughter of the kings, and blessed him; (HEB 7:1)
To whom also Abraham gave a tenth part of all; first being by interpretation King of righteousness, and after that also King of Salem, which is, King of peace; (HEB 7:2)

Popularity of the name Salem in its translations around the world

The map depicts the name ratio per 10.000 people in the total population. Only the exact name form in the respective country's official language Bible translations is counted!

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