Salim name meaning

First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Salim mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Salim

User Submitted Origins


User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from Illinois, U.S. says the name Salim means "Peace" and is of Arabic origin.
  2. A submission from Lebanon says the name Salim means "Peaceful" and is of Arabic origin.
  3. According to a user from New York, U.S., the name Salim means "Safe and secure".
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  1. Venezuelan master terrorist raised by a Marxist-Leninist father; trained and worked with many terrorist groups (born in 1949)

Notable Persons Named Salim

Notable Persons Named Salim

Salim Khan

Salim Khan is an actor, scriptwriter, and screenwriter. His most notable accomplishments were from 1959 to 1996. Salim was born on November 24th, 1935 in Indore.

Salim Ali

Salim Ali was a scientist in the fields of ornithology and natural history. Salim was born on November 12th, 1896 in Mumbai. He left this life on June 20th, 1987.

Salim and Sulaiman

Salim and Sulaiman is a film score and soundtrack music director, singer, composer, record producer, instrumentalist, arranger, and programmer. They have had major accomplishments since 1993.

Salim Kumar

Salim Kumar is an actor. He was most prominent from 1996 to present. Salim was born on October 10th, 1969 in Chittatukara, Kerala, India.

Salim Ghouse

Salim Ghouse is a film, tevision & theater actor, theater director, martial arts, and martial artist. Salim was born in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India.

Cochin Haneefa

Cochin Haneefa was an actor, film director, and screenwriter. His most notable accomplishments were from 1972 to 2010. Cochin was given the name Salim Ahmed Ghoush on April 22nd, 1951 in Kochi, Thiru-Kochi, India. Cochin is also known as VMC Haneefa. He passed away on February 2nd, 2010.

  • Salim Stoudamire
    Basketball Player
  • Salim Kechiouche
  • Salim Ismail
    Global Ambassador for Singularity University
  • Salim Idris
  • Salim Ahamed
    Film Director
  • Salim Ahmed Salim
    Minister of Defense
  • Salim al-Jabouri
    Speaker of the Council of Representatives
  • Salim Halali
  • Salim Khelifi
    Soccer Player
  • Salim Rubai Ali
    Chairman of the Presidential Council (South Yemen)
  • Salim Sdiri
  • Salim Tuama
    Soccer Player
  • Salim Ali Salam
  • Salim Hatum
    Commander of Radio

Notable Persons With the Last Name Salim

Notable Persons With the Last Name Salim

Sudono Salim

Sudono Salim was a businessman. They were most active from 99 to 99. Sudono was born on July 16th, 1916 in Fuqing, Fujian, China. Sudono is also known as Liem Sioe Liong. They died on June 11th, 2012.

Dar Salim

Dar was born on August 18th, 1977 in Baghdad.

Tuanku Zara Salim

They hold the title Duli Yang Maha Mulia Raja Permaisuri Perak Darul Ridzuan. Tuanku was born on March 22nd, 1973 in Ipoh.

Lubna Salim

Lubna Salim is an actor and actress. Lubna was born in India.

Mohammed Salim

Mohammed Salim was a soccer player for the Mohammedan S.C. (Kolkata), East Bengal F.C., Aryan F.C., Celtic F.C., and Indian Football Association. Mohammed was born in Kolkata. He passed away on November 5th, 1980.

Abu Salim

Abu Salim is an actor and film actor. He has had major accomplishments since 1976. Abu was born on May 11th, 1956 in Wayanad district.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Salim U.S.
  White 37.10% 64.26%
  African American 18.44% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 33.63% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.38% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 5.88% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 4.57% 16.26%

Of Last Name Salim

People with the last name Salim are most frequently White, African American, or Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Salim

  • How Popular is the name Salim? Salim is the 7,818th most popular name of all time. As a last name Salim was the 12,986th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Salim have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,682 babies born with the first name Salim in the United States. That's more than enough people named Salim to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Salim? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1960 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Salim first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Salim is Monday, February 26th, 1877.
  • What year had the most people named Salim born? The highest recorded use of the first name Salim was in 2013 with a total of 57 babies.
  • Random Salim Factoid: According to the 2016 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Salim is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name in 2016.
  • Weird things about the name Salim: The name spelled backwards is Milas. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Iamsl. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Salim? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 2,364 people with the last name Salim.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Salim? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Salim as their last name since less than 1 person in 125k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
  • Salim name meaning

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