What does Salim mean?
Salim /sal-im/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is pronounced sa-LEEM. It is of Arabic origin, and the meaning of Salim is "peaceful".
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. Census)
Presented below is the birth name popularity of Salim for boys. Salim has not made it into the list so far. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)