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A Quranic Name for Boys

Short meaning of SaleemVirtuous, Pious, God-Fearing and Devoted to God
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How to pronounce Saleem

SUmmer + LEAn + Muslim

Each block is a syllable. Thick black border indicates stress/emphasis. Other pronunciations are acceptable.
Arabic Spelling (How to write Saleem in Arabic)سَليم
Quranic Nature
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Directly Mentioned
Alternate spellings of SaleemSalim Saleeme Saleim Saleme Saleym Seleime Seleim Selyme Selym Seleme Selem Selime Selim Seleyme Seleym
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Quranic Root
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All Quranic baby names derived from S-L-M:

Meaning of Saleem

Saleem is an direct Quranic name for boys that means “righteous”, “true”, “perfect”, “unblemished”, “unharmed”, “in good health”. It is mentioned directly in the Quran twice, and its root is S-L-M which is the root for many common Quranic words like IslamMuslim, and Salaam (peace).

on the Day of Judgment when neither wealth nor children will be of any benefit, except him who comes before Allah with a righteous heart. (Quran 26:88-89)

And indeed, among his kind was Abraham, when he came to his Lord with a righteous (uncorrupt) heart, and [thus] spoke to his father and his people: “What is it that you worship? (Quran 37:83-85)

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Reader Comments:

  1. on Monday 6th of July 2015 10:40:22 AM

    Saleem is my father’s name. He is the same as it is mentioned its qualities in Quran.

  2. on Monday 28th of March 2016 03:20:26 PM

    saleem is my father name. the qualities mentioned in the quran this all are belongs to my dad. he is a very sweetest person. he is the best dad in the entire world

  3. on Monday 28th of March 2016 03:22:28 PM

    the qualities for saleem name as mentioned in the quran this all are belongs to my dad. he is a very sweetest person. he is the best dad in the entire world

  4. on Wednesday 2nd of November 2016 12:57:25 PM

    i will like to give my baby this beautiful name because of the good meaning it has

  5. on Saturday 19th of August 2017 09:00:35 AM

    saleem is my only son name and he is true to his name

  6. on Saturday 12th of January 2019 10:32:13 AM

    Saleem is my husband name he is very sweet and careing i realy love him

  7. on Friday 6th of September 2019 05:10:58 PM

    I named my boy- Salmaan Saleem. He is now 23 months aged.
    please pray for him.

  8. on Monday 16th of August 2021 07:25:55 AM

    Saleem is my baby boy name and i like the name and meaning

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