Holmes meaning

1879-1964; U.S. clergyman & reformer.
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1809-94; U.S. writer & physician.
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1841-1935; associate justice, U.S. Supreme Court (1902-32): son of the writer.
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(slang) An informal address, like man or dude.

Hey, holmes! What's up?

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Plural form of holme.
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A northern English surname​, variant of Holme.
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A Scottish habitational surname from the place near Dundonald.
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Sherlock Holmes, fictional detective.
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By extension, someone acting like, or showing the ability of Sherlock Holmes.
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Origin of holmes

  • Possibly a combination of Holmes (the fictional detective) and a contraction of homeboy

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  • See holme

    From Wiktionary