Other Origin(s):Hebrew, Turkish
Meaning:Safe, sound, peaceful
Salim is a smooth-sounding boy’s name of Arabic origin, meaning “peaceful.” Derived from the Arabic expression salima, which points to something “safe” or “sound,” Salim is a wonderful way to nurture a dove-like disposition in baby and inspire them to awaken their inner peace when composure isn’t so easy to come by. Turkish and Hebrew translations also suggest significance of health and perfection in Salim, making this silvery name a treasure trove of pure tranquility. If world peace is what you want, maybe Salim is where you’ll find it.
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