Definitions for HOLMEShoʊmz, hoʊlmz
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Oliver Wendell, 1809–94, U.S. poet, essayist, and physician.
his son, Oliver Wendell (“the Great Dissenter”), 1841–1935, U.S. jurist.
Sherlock Holmes, Holmes(noun)
a fictitious detective in stories by A. Conan Doyle
Holmes, Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.(noun)
United States jurist noted for his liberal opinions (1841-1935)
Holmes, Oliver Wendell Holmes(noun)
United States writer of humorous essays (1809-1894)
Holmes, Arthur Holmes(noun)
English geologist and supporter of the theory of continental drift (1890-1965)
, variant of Holme.
a Scottish habitational surname from the place near Dundonald.
Sherlock Holmes, fictional detective.
by extension, someone acting like, or showing the ability of Sherlock Holmes.
Origin: Possibly a combination of Holmes (the fictional detective) and a contraction of homeboy .
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