Dictionary
4 ENTRIES FOUND:

1salaam

noun sa·laam \sə-ˈläm\

Definition of SALAAM

1
:  an obeisance performed by bowing very low and placing the right palm on the forehead
2
:  a salutation or ceremonial greeting in the East

Origin of SALAAM

Arabic salām, literally, peace
First Known Use: 1611

2salaam

verb

Definition of SALAAM

transitive verb
:  to greet or pay homage to with a salaam
intransitive verb
:  to perform a salaam

First Known Use of SALAAM

1693

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: salablePrevious Word in the Dictionary: salaAll Words Near: salaam
May 07, 2015
virtuoso Hear it
a person skilled in the fine arts
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears