Salome

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Related to the Hebrew word shalom and the male given name Solomon, both meaning "peace".

Proper noun[edit]

Salome

  1. A name ascribed to the stepdaughter of Herod who asked for the execution of John the Baptist.
  2. (biblical) A woman mentioned in Mark 16:1.
  3. A female given name, rarely used.

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German[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Salome ? (genitive Salomes)

  1. A female given name.

Usage notes[edit]

  • In German-speaking countries, Salome is most likely given to honor the woman in Mark 16:1.