What does Salim mean?
(male) Sanim, Slaim, ..
(female) Salna, Salta, .. Middle name pairings:
Salim Jahir (S.J.), ..
How popular is Salim?
Salim is an uncommon given name for men but a very popular last name for all people (#13989 out of 150436, Top 9%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Popular alternative forms of Salim (outside Top 2000) are Saleem and Salem (#1282 from recent data). These relations of Salim were favored in 2015 (average #1641). (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Similar NamesRecommended names are Basim, Fahim, Felim, Haim, Hakim, Halim, Hayim, Jakim, Karim, Kasim, Maxim▲, Nadim, Naim, Qasim, Rahim, Sabin, Safir, Sagiv, Sahil, Said, Sail, Sal, Salomo, Salvio, Sam▼, Sami, Samm, Sapir, Sariq, Savil, Savin, Sayid, Selig, Shalom, Sim▼, Slim, Wasim and Yakim. These names tend to be more frequently used than Salim.See names in meaning and etymology.