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Boy Name: Salim

Name: Salim
Pronunciation: \s(a)-lim\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: peaceful
Origin: Arabic
Sounds Like: Slim, Salomo
Variant forms: Saleem, Salem, Selim
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 21268


Salim \s(a)-lim\ as a boy's name is pronounced sa-LEEM. It is of Arabic origin, and the meaning of Salim is "peaceful".

Salim has 3 variant forms: Saleem, Salem and Selim.

Baby names that sound like Salim are Slim and Salomo.


Salim is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#21268 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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