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Salaam Name Meaning

Muslim: from a personal name based on Arabic salam ‘peace’, ‘safety’, ‘security’. As-Salam ‘the All-Peaceable’ is an attribute of Allah. As-salamu ?alaikum ‘peace be upon you’ is a universal greeting among Muslims. Salam is used in combination with other words to form names, e.g. ?Abdus Salam ‘servant of the All-Peaceable’, i.e. Allah. This name is widespread throughout the Muslim world. It is a cognate of the Jewish and Christian Biblical name Solomon (Arabic form Suleiman).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Salama, Salah, Salman, Alam, Salim, Sala, Salak, Salem, Balsam

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Salaam Family Origin

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Salaam Family Occupations

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Salaam Life Expectancy

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Between 1976 and 2004, Salaam life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Salaam in 1976 was 48, and 61 in 2004.

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