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OTHER SCRIPTS: صليب (Arabic), ܨܠܝܒܐ (Syriac)
OTHER FORMS: Saleeba
CONTRIBUTOR: anonymous on 12/25/2014
Meaning & History
From Syriac ܨܠܝܒܐ (ṣalībā)
or Arabic صَلِيب (ṣalīb)
both meaning "crucifix, cross", a reference to the crucifixion of Jesus Christ
. The Saliba are a predominantly Christian family of Lebanon, the Levant, and Malta.