Definitions for salomesəˈloʊ mi
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
the daughter of Herodias, who danced for Herod Antipas and was granted the head of John the Baptist.
(italics) a one-act opera (1905) by Richard Strauss based on a drama by Oscar Wilde.
Category: Music and Dance
woman whose dancing beguiled Herod into giving her the head of John the Baptist
A name ascribed to the stepdaughter of Herod who asked for the execution of John the Baptist.
A woman mentioned in Mark 16:1.
, rarely used.
Origin: Related to the word shalom and the male given name Solomon, both meaning "peace".