Salma Name Meaning & Origin

Salma

Pronunciation: SAHL-mah (key)

Origin of the name Salma:

Derived from the Arabic sālima (safe, healthy), which is from salima (to be unharmed).

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My name's Salma and would like correct that my name doesn't originate from adjective salima in arabic but it is derived from the Arabic word "salam" which means peace. So Salma general means "the peaceful"

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Salma Hayek, Mexican-American actress and television and film producer.
Salma Agha, Pakistani singer and film actress.
Salma Arastu, Indian artist.
Princess Salma bint Al Abdullah, Princess of Jordan

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