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Selim - Meaning of Selim

What does Selim mean?

Meaning of the name SelimSolomonSalomãoSollieSolamanZelmanSolamhSalmenSolomSüleymanSaleemSulaimonZollySuleimanZelmoZollieShlomoSalimSalmonLasimonneShelomohZulaSolmonShalmonSol

[ syll. se-lim, sel-im ] The baby boy name Selim is pronounced as SEHLIYM †. Selim has its origins in the Arabic and Hebrew languages, and it is used largely in Arabic, Turkish, and English.

Selim is a derivative (Arabic and Turkish) of the African, Arabic, English, and Swahili Salim.

Selim is also a derivative (English) of the English, Hebrew, Romanian, and Slavic Solomon.

See also the related categories, turkish, hebrew, and arabic.

Selim is seldom used as a baby name for boys. It is not in the top 1000 names. In 2017, among the group of boy names directly related to Selim, Solomon was the most widely used.

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

† approx pronunciation for Selim: S as in "see (S.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; M as in "me (M.IY)"


Meaning of Selim Meaning of Salim Meaning of Saleem Meaning of Selima Meaning of Solomon Meaning of Sol Meaning of Solly Meaning of Soloman Meaning of Solom Meaning of Sollie Meaning of Salmon Meaning of Salamon Meaning of Salome Meaning of Solomon Meaning of Shalom Meaning of Sol Meaning of Saul Meaning of Sonny
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