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Holman Bible Dictionary
(ssuh loh' mih) Personal name meaning, “pacific.” Wife of Zebedee and mother of James and John (if one combines Mark 16:1
; Matthew 27:56
; compare John 19:25
). She became a disciple of Jesus and was among the women at the crucifixion who helped prepare the Lord's body for burial. Some believe that she is mentioned in John 19:25
as Mary's sister, thus she would have been Jesus' aunt with James and John His cousins. See Mary
These dictionary topics are from the Holman Bible Dictionary, published by Broadman & Holman, 1991. All rights reserved. Used by permission of Broadman & Holman.
Butler, Trent C. Editor. Entry for 'Salome'. Holman Bible Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/hbd/s/salome.html. 1991.