What does Salama mean?
(female) Salame, Salasa, ..
(male) Salasa, .. Middle name pairings:
Salama Lillian (S.L.), ..
How popular is Salama?
Salama is a rare first name for females but a very popular last name for all people (#23087 out of 150436, Top 15%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Salma (#797 from recent data), Salome (#1699), Zelma, Selma and Saloma are the popular related forms of Salama (outside Top 2000). These forms of Salama were favored as birth names 115 years ago (average #1057) and have become significantly less common since, with versions such as Zelma becoming somewhat outmoded. Salma is the most contemporarily stylish girl name in this list. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Salama is pronounced similarly to Saleema, Saleemah, Salimah, Selimah, Zelima, Zulema and Zulima. Other suggested similar names are Dalma, Halima, Halma, Kalana, Malana, Naama, Pallma (see Palma), Palma, Paloma▲, Sagara, Sahara, Salcia, Saleena, Salena, Salina, Salvia, Samala, Samara, Samma, Saraia, Saramae, Savana▼, Selena▼, Selina▼, Selyna, Shalaina, Shalamar, Shalana, Shalane, Shalaya, Shalena, Shalina, Shalom, Shalome, Solana, Solina, Sylena, Sylina, Talma and Valma. These names tend to be more frequently used than Salama.See names in meaning and etymology.