or Selemeh. The headland of the Persian Gulf, commonly called Cape Musseldom. The Indians throw cocoanuts, fruits, and flowers into the sea when they pass this cape, to secure a propitious voyage. (Morier.)
Breezes from the Indian sea Blow round Selama's sainted cape.
Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894
More on Selama from Infoplease: