Solomon

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin Solomōn (variant of Salomon), from Ancient Greek Σολομών (Solomṓn), from Hebrew שְׁלֹמֹה (Shlomo), from שָׁלוֹם (shalom, peace).

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Solomon

  1. In the Old Testament and Qur'an, a king of Israel famous for his wisdom.
    • :
      And there came of all people to hear the wisdom of Solomon, from all kings of the earth, which had heard of his wisdom.
  2. A male given name.

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Solomon (plural Solomons)

  1. A very large champagne bottle (named after the king) with the capacity of about 20 liters, equivalent to 28 standard bottles.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek Σολομών (Solomṓn), from Hebrew שְׁלֹמֹה (sh'lomo), from שָׁלוֹם (shalóm, peace).

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Solomōn m (genitive Solomōnis); third declension

  1. Solomon

Declension[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular
nominative Solomōn
genitive Solomōnis
dative Solomōnī
accusative Solomōnem
ablative Solomōne
vocative Solomōn