how to pronounce salaam

/səˈlɑːm/

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salaam is pronounced in two syllables

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səlɑːm

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An example use of salaam in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… yusuf salaam their trial gripped the …”

meanings of salaam

interjection:

  1. A respectful ceremonial greeting performed mostly in Islamic countries.

noun:

  1. A low bow as a ceremonial act of deference.

verb:

  1. To perform a salaam (to someone).

name:

  1. A surname​.

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