Name Element SALIMA

Type Word
Usage Arabic
Scripts سَلِمَ(Arabic)

Meaning & History

Arabic word meaning "to be safe" [1].

Related Items

Variantsaslama, salaam
Other Languages & Culturesshalom(Ancient Hebrew) shalam(Ancient Semitic)
Given Name DescendantsSalama, Saleem, Salem, Salim, Salima, Salma, Salman, Selima(Arabic) Selim, Selma, Selman(Turkish) Salamatu(Western African)

Sources & References

  1. Wehr, Hans. A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic. Spoken Language Services, 1979, page 495.

Entry updated February 4, 2020