The name Shem is a boy's name of Hebrew, Yiddish origin meaning "name". Shem and is often added to lists like Bible Names for Boys and discussed in our forums with posts like "The Renesmee Name Game".
From the experts:
Now-obscure name of Noah's eldest son (born when Dad was around five hundred).
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