Salim Family History
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Salim Name Meaning
Muslim and Jewish (Sephardic): from a personal name based on Arabic salim ‘perfect’, ‘faultless’, ‘safe’, ‘secure’. Salim bin Thabet was one of the Companions of the Prophet Muhammad. The Mughal emperor Jahangir (1605–1627) was also known as Prince Salim. This is a widespread name in all Muslim countries.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Salem, Halim, Salik, Salaam, Wali, Naim, Sani, Jalil, Malik, Selim