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Salima meaning and name origin

Salima \s(a)-li-ma\ as a girl's name has the meaning "safe; peace" and is a variant of Salimah (Arabic): name adopted by one of the English wives of the Aga Khan when they got married. Also a variant of Salome (Hebrew): possibly from the same root as the greeting "Shalom".

Salima has 6 variant forms: Saloma, Salomea, Salomey, Salomi, Selima, Solomea.

Salima is also pronounced similarly to Salama, Saleema, Sallama, Selimah, Soloma, Zelima and Zulima. Other suggested similar baby names are Halima, Sahlma, Salena, Salina, Salma, Salmah, Selina, Sellma, Selma, Shalina, Solina and Sylina.

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Popularity of Salima

Salima is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby names popularity of Salima name for girls (2012 statistics). Compare Salima with its variant forms and related girl baby names.


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Top 100 ranking of Salima outside U.S.

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