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Boy Name: Saladin

Name: Saladin
Pronunciation: \s(a)-la-din\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: righteousness of the religion
Origin: Arabic
Sounds Like: Salton, Seldon, Sellden, Selden, Slayden
Similar Names: Slavin, Slawin
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 18465


Saladin \s(a)-la-din\ as a boy's name is of Arabic origin, and the meaning of Saladin is "righteousness of the religion". Name of a prominent Muslim sultan (12th century) who captured Jerusalem from the Crusaders.

Baby names that sound like Saladin are Salton, Seldon, Sellden, Selden and Slayden. Other similar baby names are Slavin and Slawin.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Saladin.


Saladin is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#18465 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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