Salman Khan is appearing in Dabangg with the name Inspector Chulbul Pandey. Did u think Chulbul has a meaning too? Well, it has some meaning, though not a lot. Chulbul comes from the word Chulbuli which means mischievous behavior. Something kind of improper, immature behavior. Thus, to be close to precise, Chulbul would be a person who keeps doing small, wrong things just for the sake of it.