What does Salim mean?
(male) Sanim, Slaim, ..
(female) Salna, Salta, .. Middle name pairings:
Salim Malek (S.M.), ..
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. Shown below is an analysis of the statistics of the boy name Salim and related 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.