The name Salome is a girl's name of Hebrew origin meaning "peace". Salome and is often added to lists like Bible Names for Girls and discussed in our forums with posts like "A brother or sister for little Jack or Olivia".
From the experts:
Salome was a Biblical dancer whose unseemly story involving John the Baptist's head on a platter has in the past made parents shy away from her name, but the stigma is definitely fading. Ex-ER star Alex Kingston named her daughter Salome Violetta.
Oscar Wilde wrote a play called Salome in 1893 and Richard Strauss based an opera on it twelve years later. A similarly seductive vampire Salome appeared on True Blood.
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