Gender: Female Meaning of Salma: "safe" Origin of Salma: Arabic Salma's Popularity in 2018: #799

The name Salma is a girl's name of Arabic origin meaning "safe". Salma is ranked #799 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Spanish Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Change two letters (5 names)".

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Mexican-born actress Salma Hayek lends a large dollop of glamour to this name that would otherwise resemble the middle-aged Selma.

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