Salman Family History
Salman Name Meaning
Muslim: from a personal name based on Arabic salmān ‘safe’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Salmon 5. English (Cambridgeshire) Dutch and German: from a shortened form of Salomon (see Solomon ). Compare Salmon Americanized form of Swiss German Salmann: occupational name or nickname for a real estate agent from Middle High German sellen (cognate with English sell) ‘to transfer property legally’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022