What does Beth Shalom mean?

The Local Jewish temple/synagogue (Sorry, but I don't know the difference) is called "Congregation Beth Shalom", what does Beth Shalom mean. I am about 90% sure that Shalom means peace. I tried to google the meaning, but all it showed me was different congregations around the country. It seems to be... show more The Local Jewish temple/synagogue (Sorry, but I don't know the difference) is called "Congregation Beth Shalom", what does Beth Shalom mean. I am about 90% sure that Shalom means peace.
I tried to google the meaning, but all it showed me was different congregations around the country. It seems to be pretty common.
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