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Gender: Female Meaning of Salama: "peace, safety, security" Origin of Salama: African, Swahili

The name Salama is a girl's name of Arabic, African origin meaning "peace, safety, security". Salama and is often added to lists like Names That Mean Peace and discussed in our forums with posts like "What names have we missed?".

From the experts:

The three soft a's make for a calm and rhythmic name, though some risk of salami jokes.

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Famous People Named Salama

Umm Salama Hind bint Abi Umayya, wife of the prophet Muhammad

Pop Culture References for the name Salama

Means 'lightning' in Finnish

Soloma, Sallama, Saloma, Salma