Definitions of Holmes:
  • noun:   English geologist and supporter of the theory of continental drift (1890-1965)
  • noun:   United States writer of humorous essays (1809-1894)
  • noun:   United States jurist noted for his liberal opinions (1841-1935)
  • noun:   a fictitious detective in stories by A. Conan Doyle
  • name:  A surname (common: 1 in 1538 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #145)

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