Meaning of Salma
Salma Name Origin
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Salma is a feminine given name derived from the Arabic "salima" meaning "to be safe." Salma is used chiefly in Arabic, Indian, Iranian, and Spanish.
Actually it comes from the word Salam which is Arabic for peace. So Salma means peaceful. It's also the most beautiful Arab name
Salma Means "safe", derived from Arabic salima "to be safe".
I love my name "Salma", which means peace.
Salma Name also appears in following Origin(s): Indian, Latin-America, Germanic
Famous Name Salma
a popular singer from Pakistan who sang as well as acted in Indian films in the 1980s and the early 1990s. She won the Filmfare Best Female Playback Award in 1982 for the ghazal "Dil ke Armaan" in Nikaah.Salma along with sister Sabina produced and sang for a record called AGHA - Salma and Sabina Agha sing ABBA hits in Hindi. The record made a few waves and was applauded by critics. However, it didn't create any major ripples in the Hindi film circles at the time.When acclaimed Indian director Raj Kapoor was at the London reception of his son Rishi Kapoor and Neetu Singh's wedding, he invited his cousin Zarina Agha (Salma's mother) to the reception. Present at the wedding were many prominent Indian directors, including B.R. Chopra. Chopra had just finished a female oriented hit with Zeenat Aman called Insaf Ka Tarazu. He had just commissioned a heroine-oriented movie called Talaq Talaq Talaq and was on the look out for a Muslim actress. Zeenat Aman (even though, half Muslim) he felt had a much too urban look to portray the character of Neelofar in his movie.