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(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 .

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Butler, Trent C. Editor. Entry for 'Salome'. Holman Bible Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/​dictionaries/​eng/​hbd/​s/salome.html. 1991.
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