Salom = hi Assalomu alaykum is usually used when greeting someone older than you as well as in formal situations. However one can use it to greet anyone. The response to assalamu alaykum is va alaykum assalom. All of them are arabic expressions. In Arabic salam means 'peace', and assalamu alaykum means 'peace be upon you', wa alaykum assalam means 'and upon you be peace'
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