French, Saint Léger

Salinger Origin and Meaning

The name Salinger is a boy's name of French origin.

Fervent fans of The Catcher in the Rye might want to consider this as a literary tribute. More mainstream alternative: Holden.

Famous People Named Salinger

  • Pierre SalingerPress Secretary to Presidents Kennedy and Johnson

Salinger in Pop Culture

  • Salinger is the last name of family from TV series "Party of Five" and the family's restaurant is called Salinger's
  • Clark Salingerfrom the TV series "Ed"