Origin : Arabic


The name Salman is a boy's name of Arabic origin meaning "safety". Salman is an Arabic name dating back to Salman the Persian, one of Muhammad's companions. In this country it is strongly associated with Anglo-Indian novelist Salman Rushdie, author of The Satanic Verses. Somewhat related names are Salmon, associated with Salmom P. Chase, U.S. Treasury Secretary under Lincoln and the sixth Chief Justice of the Supreme Court; and Zalman, a Yiddish variation of Solomon.

Popularity of name Salman over time

There are 2046 people in the U.S. with the first name Salman, this name was mostly popular in 2015 with popularity 143 .

Salman is used for Man.

100 percent of people with the first name Salman are man

0 percent of people with the first name Salman are woman

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Most Famous People Named Salman

King of Saudi Arabia
companion of the prophet Muhammad; first Persian to convert to Islam
Indian politician
Saudi cleric and Muslim scholar
British Indian novelist
Indian actor
Pakistani cricketer

Most Famous Actors/Actress Named Salman

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