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Salama Name Meaning

Muslim: from a personal name based on Arabic salamah ‘peace’. Salamah ibn ?Amr ibn al-Akwa was one of the ten Companions of the Prophet Muhammad. A related name is Salamah, meaning ‘safety’, ‘security’, or ‘integrity’. This name is found in combinations such as Salamat Allah (Salamatullah) meaning ‘security of Allah’. Jewish (Sephardic): Arabic translation (see 1) of the Hebrew name Shlomoh (see Salomon, Solomon).

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


Similar surnames: Salim, Alam, Sazama, Salamy, Sawaya, Salak, Salata, Samara, Lama

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