home > boy names > salem

Salem - Meaning of Salem

What does Salem mean?

Meaning of the name SalemSalimSaalimSaleemSelimSalman

[ 2 syll. sa-lem, sal-em ] The baby boy name Salem is also used as a girl name. Its pronunciation is SEY-LehM †. Salem is largely used in the Slavic language and its origin is Arabic. Salem is a variant of the name Salim (African, Arabic, English, and Swahili).

See also the related categories, slavic and arabic.

Salem is not regularly used as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names.

Baby names that sound like Salem include Saalim, Salaam, Salam, Salaun, Saleem, Salene, Salim, Salin, Saline, Salman, Salmen, Salyn, Salyne, Selim, Selmo, Selwenn, Selwenne, Selwin, Selwyn, and Selwynn.

† English pronunciation for Salem: S as in "see (S.IY)" ; EY as in "ate (EY.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; M as in "me (M.IY)"


Meaning of Salem Meaning of Salem Meaning of Saleem Meaning of Saleme Meaning of Saleem Meaning of Salim Meaning of Saalim Meaning of Salman Meaning of Selim Meaning of Selima Meaning of Solomon
Baby Name Explorer for Salem

Salem Popularity Charts

Variant Popularity Chart 
for Salem 
in 2017
Popularity Trend 
for Salem 
from 1900 to 2017
Variant Popularity Trend 
for Salem 
from 1900 to 2017
Legend:
blue:boy name
red:girl name
italics:unisex name
bold:primary name







Download Baby Names Pedia app on App Store

Copyright © 2009-2019 Baby Names Pedia. All rights reserved.