Salem - Meaning Of Salem, What Does Salem Mean?

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Salem Meaning


What does Salem mean, popularity, numerology and more.

The name Salem is of Arabic origin.

The meaning of Salem is "peace".  

It is also of American origin, where its meaning is "uS City".

Salem is generally used as a girl's name. It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Sa-lem.

In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 1541  in baby name popularity for girls with 141 occurrences.  It ranked 1503 in popular baby names for boys with 107 occurrences. 

View the Salem Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Salem has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Salem to other names.

Salem is a form of the name Salome.

Would you like to fingerspell the name Salem in American Sign Language?
Then just follow the diagram below.

Just for fun, see the name Salem in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Salem in Nautical Flags page.

Looking for something more mystical? Visit the Salem Numerology page.

Salem Numerology
Salem in Hieroglyhics
Salem in Nautical Flags
Last year this name was ranked as one of the top 1000 most popular names within its gender.

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