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Zulema is a multicultural baby name for girls. It dates back to the Biblical option, Solomon. In America, Zulema is a top 3,900 option at rank 3,819.

Meaning of the name Zulema:

Spanish: peace
Arabic: peace

Origin of the name Zulema:

Zulema is the Spanish and feminine version of the baby name Sulayman. Sulayman is an Arabic cognate of Solomon and is a masculine title. Solomon comes from the Hebrew Shelomoh, a variation of the word “shalom.” Solomon was a king in Israel and the son of David and Bathsheba.

Symbolism of the name Zulema:

Zulema comes from the ancient Arabic name Sulayman. Sulayman has the same definition as Solomon, which comes from Shelomoh. Shelomoh is a play on the word “shalom,” meaning “peace.”

Style of the name Zulema:


Gender of the name Zulema:

Zulema is a unique baby name for girls.

Pronunciation of the name Zulema:


Number of syllables in the name Zulema:


Emotion evoked from the name Zulema:

Zulema is a unique and cultural name for girls. It is upbeat and mature.

Alternative spellings for the name Zulema:

  • Zullema
  • Zulemma
  • Zullemma
  • Zuleema
  • Zulleema
  • Zuleemma

Nicknames for the name Zulema:

  • Lema
  • Lemie
  • Lemi
  • Zule
  • Zulie
  • Zuly

Popularity of the name Zulema:

Zulema has no history on the top 1,000 list of the Social Security Popularity Index. As of 2021, it is a top 3,900 option for girls. Zulema is number 3,819 specifically.

Related names for the name Zulema:

Great middle names for Zulema and their meanings:

  • Juliet (youthful, sky father, Jove's child)
  • Lizbeth (God's promise, God is my oath)
  • Benita (the blessed one)
  • Giovanna (God is gracious)
  • Yasmine (jasmine, jasmine flower)
  • Rihanna (great queen)
  • Naomi (pleasantness, beautiful, gentle)
  • Esther (hide, conceal)

Famous people with the name Zulema:

  • Zulema Borbon (birth name of Zully Moreno, actress, “Cristina”)
  • Zulema Cusseaux (singer)
  • Zulema Castro de Pena (human rights activist)
  • Zulema de la Cruz (composer, pianist)
  • Zulema Fuentes (distance runner)
  • Zulema Corrales (senator in Colombia)

Zulemas in popular culture:

  • Zulema (character from “Locked Up”)
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