What does salaam mean?

Definitions for salaamsəˈlɑm

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word salaam.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. salaam(verb)

    a deep bow; a Muslim form of salutation

  2. salaam(verb)

    greet with a salaam


  1. salaam(Noun)

    A low bow as a ceremonial act of deference.

  2. salaam(Verb)

    To perform a salaam.

  3. salaam(Interjection)

    A respectful ceremonial greeting performed mostly in Islamic countries.

  4. Origin: From (peace)

Webster Dictionary

  1. Salaam(noun)

    same as Salam

  2. Salaam(verb)

    to make or perform a salam

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Salaam

    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

  1. Salaam

    an Oriental term of salutation meaning "Peace," especially among the Mohammedans.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of salaam in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of salaam in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Ali Nasoor -LRB- @ali_kagawa -RRB-:

    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.

  2. Shakeel Shabbir Ahmed:

    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.

Images & Illustrations of salaam

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