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Salman Name Meaning

Muslim: from a personal name based on Arabic salman ‘safe’. Salman al-Farsi was one of the Companions of the Prophet Muhammad. This name is widespread throughout the Muslim world. Variant of Suleiman. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Salmon 2. English, French, Dutch, and German: from a reduced form of Salomon. Compare Salmon 1.

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


Similar surnames: Salmon, Selman, Talman, Salaam, Kalman, Alman, Salzman, Salmen

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Salman Family Origin

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Salman Family Occupations

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  • AG.Lab.

    5%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    5%
  • Assurance Agent

    5%
  • Bricklayer

    5%

In 1881, the most common Salman occupation in the UK was AG.Lab.. 5% of Salman's were AG.Lab.s. A less common occupation for the Salman family was Bricklayer. AG.Lab., Agricultural Labourer and Assurance Agent were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Salman.

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Salman Historical Records

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Salman Life Expectancy

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