Salome

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See also: Salomè and Salomé

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Σαλώμη (Salṓmē), from Hebrew שְׁלוֹמִית(sh'lomít) (belonging to the same root as שָׁלוֹם(shalóm, peace)).

Pronunciation[edit]

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, present at the crucifixion of Christ.
  3. (rare) A female given name

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German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Salome f (genitive Salome)

  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.