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.
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 popularity of Salimah for girls. Salimah has not been ranked in the list so far. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Salimah is alike in pronunciation to Salama, Saleema, Saleemah, Sallama, Saloma, Salome▼, Salomea, Salomey, Salomi, Selimah, Soloma, Solomea, Zelima, Zuleima, Zulema and Zulima. Other suggested similar baby names are Aaliyah▲, Blimah, Daliah, Daliyah, Fatimah, Galilah, Halima, Halimah, Jaliyah▲, Kalilah, Karimah, Laliah, Naimah, Safiyah, Sahlma, Sairah, Saleena, Salena, Salina▼, Sallyann, Salma▼, Salmah, Samirah, Sariah, Selena▲, Selina▼, Seline, Sellma, Selma▼, Selmah, Selyna, Shalaina, Shalana, Shalena, Shalimar, Shalina, Shalini, Shalom, Shalome, Simah, Sloan, Solana, Solina, Soline, Solome, Sylena, Sylina, Taimah, Taliah, Talmah and Taoimah. These names tend to be more commonly used than Salimah.