Salwa - girls name

Salwa name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 73%

Salwa name meaning:

The name Salwa is of Arabic origin and holds a beautiful meaning. Salwa, often given to girls, means "comfort," "ease," or "consolation" in Arabic. It is derived from the Arabic root word "salawa," which translates to "to be calm" or "to be at peace." This name carries a sense of tranquility and serenity, reflecting a peaceful and contented nature.

Parents who choose the name Salwa for their daughters may hope that she will embody qualities such as peace, solace, and serenity throughout her life. The name also conveys the idea of finding comfort and relief from troubles, indicating strength and resilience in challenging times. Salwa is a meaningful name and can serve as a constant reminder to stay calm, find solace, and bring peace to oneself and others.

Overall, the name Salwa resonates with a sense of inner peace, offering a powerful and positive message for the girl who bears it.

Origin: Arabic

Quail, solace, consolation.

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Overall UK ranking: 1505 out of 5581

20 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (1490)

Historical popularity of Salwa

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