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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Sherlock Holmes, Holmes(noun)

    a fictitious detective in stories by A. Conan Doyle

  2. Holmes, Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.(noun)

    United States jurist noted for his liberal opinions (1841-1935)

  3. Holmes, Oliver Wendell Holmes(noun)

    United States writer of humorous essays (1809-1894)

  4. Holmes, Arthur Holmes(noun)

    English geologist and supporter of the theory of continental drift (1890-1965)

Wiktionary

  1. Holmes(ProperNoun)

    , variant of Holme.

  2. Holmes(ProperNoun)

    a Scottish habitational surname from the place near Dundonald.

  3. Holmes(ProperNoun)

    Sherlock Holmes, fictional detective.

  4. Holmes(ProperNoun)

    by extension, someone acting like, or showing the ability of Sherlock Holmes.

  5. Origin: Possibly a combination of Holmes (the fictional detective) and a contraction of homeboy .

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of HOLMES in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of HOLMES in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. The British actor:

    I'm ... not retiring and shutting the door, but doing less, mr Holmes.

  2. Jessica Cummiskey:

    There was more than one occasion where James Holmes pupils were completely blown out. It was shocking, stunning.

  3. Psychiatrist Jeffrey Metzner:

    Despite having a mental disability or defect ... Mr. Holmes had the capacity to tell the difference between right and wrong.

  4. Frederick Buechner:

    It is as impossible for man to demonstrate the existence of God as it would be for even Sherlock Holmes to demonstrate the existence of Arthur Conan Doyle.

  5. Sir Arther Connan Doyle, Sherlock Holmes:

    And once again Mr. Sherlock Holmes is free to devote his life to examining those interesting little problems which the complexity of human life so pletifuly presents.

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