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Solomon Name Meaning

Jewish, English, Scottish, Dutch, French, Swedish, Italian, Portuguese, and Spanish (Solomón): vernacular form of the Biblical Hebrew male personal name Shelomo (a derivative of shalom ‘peace’). This was fairly widespread in the Middle Ages among Christians; it has for generations been a popular Jewish name. In the Bible it is the name of King David’s successor, noted for his wisdom. Among Christians it was also used as a nickname for a man who was considered wise. In North America it is also found as an Anglicized form of Salomon and Salamon.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Salmon, Sloman, Salomon, Solomons, Soldo, Holman, Salomone, Salome

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Solomon Family Origin

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Solomon Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Cultivateur

    13%
  • Labourer

    10%
  • Farmer Son

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Solomon family was Farmer Son. Farmer, Cultivateur and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Solomon. The most common Solomon occupation in Canada was Farmer. 37% of Solomon's were Farmers.

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Solomon Historical Records

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Solomon Life Expectancy

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Famous Solomon Family

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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)

James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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