Solomon Name Meaning & Origin

Solomon

Pronunciation: SAH-lə-mən (key)

Origin of the name Solomon:

Derived from the Hebrew shĕlōmōh (peaceful). The name is borne in the Bible by the son and successor of King David, renowned for his wisdom and ability to communicate with animals.

From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.

Related Names:

Salomon, Shlomo, Sol, Solly, Zalman

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Nicknames for Solomon

Sol, Solly, Solo, Slomie, Solomom, Sully

Meanings and history of the name Solomon

Hebrew "peaceful"

Famous real-life people named Solomon

King Solomon, a Biblical figure known for his wisdom
Solomon Brown, son of Kody and Robyn Brown, of TLC's "Sister Wives"
Solomon Northup, freeman of color who wrote the memoir,Twelve Years a Slave.
Solomon Burke, award-winning blues, soul, and R&B singer

Solomon in song, story & screen

Solomon Grundy, traditional nursery rhyme.
Solomon Northrup, character portrayed by Chiwetel Ejiofor in the film 12 Years a Slave & based on the memoir written by Solomon Northrup.

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