What does Salimah mean?
Salimah [sal-imah] as a girls' name is of Arabic origin, and the meaning of Salimah is "safe". Name adopted by one of the English wives of the Aga Khan when they got married. Her original name was Sally.
Associated with: arabic.
(female) Sarimah, Sloaimah, ..
(male) Salan, Salsan, ..
How popular is Salimah?
Salimah is an uncommon first name for females. Salimah is also a rare surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name statistics of Salimah for girls. Salimah has not been ranked in the list so far. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Salimah is alike in pronunciation to Salama, Saleema, Saleemah, Sallama, Saloma, Salome, Salomea, Salomey, Salomi, Selimah, Soloma, Zelima and Zulima. Other suggested similar names are Aaliyah▲, Blimah, Daliah, Daliyah, Fatimah, Galilah, Halima, Halimah, Jaliyah▲, Kalilah, Karimah, Laliah, Naimah, Safiyah, Sahlma, Sairah, Salena, Salina, Salma▲, Salmah, Samirah, Sariah, Selina▼, Sellma, Selma▼, Selmah, Shalimar, Shalina, Simah, Solina, Sylina, Taimah, Taliah, Talmah and Taoimah (see Taima). These names tend to be more commonly used than Salimah.See names in meaning and etymology.