a deep bow; a Muslim form of salutation
greet with a salaam
A low bow as a ceremonial act of deference.
To perform a salaam.
A respectful ceremonial greeting performed mostly in Islamic countries.
Origin: From (peace)
same as Salam
to make or perform a salam
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
Salam, sa-läm′, n. a word of salutation in the East, chiefly among Mohammedans: homage.—v.i. to perform the salaam. [Ar. salām, peace; Heb. shalām, to be safe.]
The Nuttall Encyclopedia
an Oriental term of salutation meaning "Peace," especially among the Mohammedans.
The numerical value of salaam in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of salaam in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
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This image portrays how an African city like Dar es Salaam is evolving to become a metropolitan city hand-in-hand with economical and sociological progress towards a new urban Tanzania.
There has not been a real integration (in Kisumu) ... like in Mombasa and Dar es Salaam, in Kisumu the integration is only when it's in the shop or at the business ... but when they go out of that particular environment there is very little integration either by way of recreation or other facilities.
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- salam, səlamAzerbaijani
- саля́м, селя́м, сало́м, сала́мRussian
- селам, selamSerbo-Croatian
- salam, selamTurkmen
- سالامUyghur, Uighur
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