Solomon

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Sol·o·mon

 (sŏl′ə-mən) fl. tenth century bc.
King of Israel famous for his wisdom and his architectural projects, including the Temple in Jerusalem.

[Hebrew šəlōmōh, his peace : šālōm, peace; see šlm in Semitic roots + -ōh, his.]

Solomon

(ˈsɒləmən)
n
(Biography) 10th century bc, king of Israel, son of David and Bathsheba, credited with great wisdom
Solomonic, Solomonian adj

Sol•o•mon

(ˈsɒl ə mən)

n.
1. fl. 10th century B.C., king of Israel (son of David).
2. an extraordinarily wise man; a sage.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Solomon - (Old Testament) son of David and king of Israel noted for his wisdom (10th century BC)Solomon - (Old Testament) son of David and king of Israel noted for his wisdom (10th century BC)
Old Testament - the collection of books comprising the sacred scripture of the Hebrews and recording their history as the chosen people; the first half of the Christian Bible
Translations
Šalamoun
Salomo
Salomo
SalomonSouleymane
Salomon
Salomo
Salomo

Solomon

[ˈsɒləmən]
A. NSalomón
B. CPD Solomon Islands NPLIslas fpl Salomón

Solomon

nSalomo(n) m; the Solomon Islandsdie Salomonen pl, → die Salomon-Inseln pl

Solomon

[ˈsɒləmən] nSalomone m
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