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Salman Meaning


What does Salman mean?

The name Salman is of Persian origin.

The meaning of Salman is "name of a friend of ali".

It is also of Arabic origin, where its meaning is "name of a friend of Ali".

Salman is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 6 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Sal-man.

The Given Name Salman

Salman is a great choice for parents looking for a more unique name.

Want to make this name more unique? Try spell it backwards.

A creative name, that may be just right for you.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Salman Khan, and Salman Rushdie.

Salman Popularity

In the U.S. in 2016, it ranked 1,277 in baby name popularity for boys with 142 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 1,262 in baby name popularity for boys with 143 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

Want to see how Salman sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Salman Name Popularity Page.

Salman Related Names

Famous Salmans

  • Salman Khan ~ Actor
  • Salman Rushdie ~ Writer

Salman Numerology

Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Salman.

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Salman Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Salman in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Salman.

Just for fun, see the name Salman 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 Salman in Nautical Flags page.