What is another word for salome?

Pronunciation: [sˈalə͡ʊm] (IPA)

Salome is a word that is generally used in reference to the Biblical character who demanded the head of John the Baptist. While there are no direct synonyms for the word Salome, there are several similar words that can be used to describe this character and her actions. For example, the name Delilah is often used as a synonym for Salome due to the similar story of betrayal and seduction. Other words that could be used to describe Salome include temptress, seductress, siren, or femme fatale. These words all convey a sense of danger and seduction, which are key elements of Salome's character.

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What are the hypernyms for Salome?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

Usage examples for Salome

Mary was noncommittal on the point; and pending her decision, the "Examiner" published her portraits in half a dozen of her most luxurious roles-for example, as salome after taking off the seventh veil.
"They Call Me Carpenter"
Upton Sinclair
I dropped my arm, of course, as Jesson turned to her, and it never occurred to salome that the hand which had placed the card beside her was any other than that of her neighbour on the left, Jesson.
"The Sins of Séverac Bablon"
Sax Rohmer
Sir Leopold Jesson was standing in a corner engaged in an evidently interesting conversation with salome Hohsmann.
"The Sins of Séverac Bablon"
Sax Rohmer

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