Gender: Male Meaning of Saladin: "peace through faith" Origin of Saladin: Arabic

Saladin Origin and Meaning

The name Saladin is a boy's name of Arabic origin meaning "peace through faith".

A name with considerable history, as the celebrated sultan of Egypt and Syria in the time of the Crusades.

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alyssum Says:


It's something like SAL-uh-din, from what I remember.

Zelliew Says:


How would you pronouce it ?

alyssum Says:


I like the namesake, but pronunciation could be a problem- the kids in my middle school history class pronounced his name like a combination of "Salad" and "Aladdin," and it was embarrassing to hear.