First name origin & meaning:
Last name origins & meanings:
- Muslim: from a personal name based on Arabic salamah
‘peace’. Salamah ibn ‛Amr ibn al-Akwā was one of the ten
Companions of the Prophet Muhammad. A related name is
Salāmah, meaning ‘safety’, ‘security’, or ‘integrity’. This
name is found in combinations such as Salāmat Allah
(Salāmatullah) meaning ‘security of Allah’.
(Sephardic): Arabic translation (see 1) of the Hebrew name
Shlomoh (see Salomon, Solomon).
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