Salma Origin and Meaning

The name Salma is a girl's name of Arabic origin meaning "safe".
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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Famous People Named Salma

  • Salma BennaniPrincess consort of Mohammed VI of Morocco
  • Salma YaqoobBritish activist
  • Salma HayekMexican actress
  • Salma RachidMoroccan singer
  • Salma KikweteFirst Lady of Tanzania as wife of President Jakaya Kikwete
  • Salma bint Abdullah (b. 2000)Princess of Jordan; daughter of King Abdullah II

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