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Smart Baby Names: Dictionary of Baby Names, Meanings and Origins.

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Boy Name: Selim

Name: Selim
Pronunciation: \s(e)-lim\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: peaceful
Origin: Arabic
Sounds Like: Slim, Selmo, Salem
Similar Names: Felim, Selig
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 49473


Selim \s(e)-lim\ as a boy's name is a variant of Salim (Arabic), and the meaning of Selim is "peaceful".

The baby name Selim sounds like Slim, Selmo and Salem. Other similar baby names are Felim and Selig.


Selim is not a popular first name for men but a somewhat popular surname or last name for both men and women (#49473 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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