What does Saloma mean?
Saloma /sa-lo-ma/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Arabic and Hebrew derivation, and the name Saloma means "peace". Saloma is an alternate spelling, with the suffix -oma, of Salama (Arabic): related to Solomon and also Salome.
How popular is Saloma?
Saloma is an uncommonly occurring first name for women. Saloma is also an unusual last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a graphed comparison of the popularity of the girl name Saloma and associated names. Salma (#878 a year ago), Salome and Selma are the popular variation forms of Saloma (not ranked). Forms like Salima are uncommon. These girl names reached the peak of their popularity during the years 1880-1889 (usage of 0.3413%) and have become much less widespread since (usage 0.0407%, ▼88.1%), with the versions Salma, Salome and Selma becoming less fashionable. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Saloma is pronounced similarly to Saleema and Salimah. Other recommended similar baby names are Paloma, Salena, Salina▼, Sellma, Shalom and Shalome. These names tend to be more frequently used than Saloma.