the daughter of Herodias: in Matt. 14:8, her dancing pleased Herod so much that he granted her request for the head of John the Baptist
Origin of Salomename given by Josephus; Ecclesiastical Late Latin ; from Ecclesiastical Greek Sal?m? ; from Classical Hebrew (language) shalom, literally , peace
In the New Testament, the daughter of Herodias and stepdaughter of Herod Antipas. After she danced for her stepfather, he granted her request to have John the Baptist killed and his head presented to her on a platter.