PRONOUNCED: suyl-ay-MAHN [key]
Meaning & History
Turkish form of SOLOMON
. Süleyman the Magnificent was a sultan of the Ottoman Empire in the 16th century. He expanded Ottoman territory into Europe and Persia, reformed the government, and completed several great building projects.
OTHER LANGUAGES: Sulaiman, Sulayman (Arabic), Solomon (Biblical), Salomon (Biblical Greek), Shelomoh (Biblical Hebrew), Salomon (Biblical Latin), Salomon (Danish), Solomon (English), Salomon (Finnish), Salomon (French), Shlomo (Hebrew), Suleiman (History), Salamon (Hungarian), Solomon, Sol, Solly (Jewish), Salomon (Norwegian), Salomon (Polish), Salomão (Portuguese), Salomón (Spanish), Salomon (Swedish), Zalman (Yiddish) |