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  1. Salamat

    Salamat is the word for “thank you” in many Filipino dialect, including Tagalog, Cebuano, Bikol, Hiligaynon, and Waray. It most likely comes from the triliteral Semitic root S-L-M, due to indirect Islamic influence from the 14th century until the coming of the Spanish in the 16th century. In predominantly Muslim parts of the Philippines or among Filipino Muslims, the commonly used term for "thank you" is instead sukran, syukran, or sukor/magsukul. These are direct loanwords from Arabic shukran/shukr. Salamat has the meaning of peaceful or blessed, as it does with other Muslim groups in Southeast Asia. Salamat can be used as a greeting such as Salamat hari raya puwasa/hajji as indigenous equivalents of the global Islamic greeting of Eid Mubarak). (See Malay selamat). In the Arabic form, the word is in the feminine plural salāmat سلامة from the singular salāmah. Salamat in Arabic is equivalent to peace and blessings (a greeting or plural greeting). In Hebrew, סלמאת is slang for "Goodbye".


  1. salamat

    Salamat is a Tagalog word in the Filipino language that is commonly used as a form of expressing gratitude or giving thanks. It is equivalent to the English phrase "thank you" and is used to show appreciation towards someone for their kindness, assistance, or any other act of goodwill.


  1. Salamat

    Salamat is the debut album of the Filipina singer-songwriter, Yeng Constantino. It was released on January 6, 2007 through Dream Big Productions and Star Records. It reached its Gold status in February of the same year and reached 3x Platinum. It remains Constantino's best-selling album to date, with sales of in the Philippines, as of June 2013. This album have five number ones, the only female artist in the Philippines with the most number one hits in 2007. And the album produce six top ten hits. The album has 10 tracks. 7 were originally composed by Yeng, 2 were written by her co-scholars in Pinoy Dream Academy and one is a rendition of Freddie Aguilar's OPM classic, "Bulag, Pipi at Bingi". It was followed by her second album titled "Journey" . Four songs from this album was used as the title for Your Song episodes it was Cool Off, Pangarap Lang, Salamat, If We Fall In Love featuring Rj Jeminez.

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    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Salamat is ranked #51723 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Salamat surname appeared 402 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Salamat.

    59.2% or 238 total occurrences were Asian.
    30.3% or 122 total occurrences were White.
    5.4% or 22 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    3.4% or 14 total occurrences were of two or more races.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of salamat in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of salamat in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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