Solomon's seal

noun

Definition of Solomon's seal

  1. 1 :  any of a genus (Polygonatum) of perennial herbs of the lily family with tubular flowers and gnarled rhizomes

  2. 2 :  an emblem consisting of two interlaced triangles forming a 6-pointed star and formerly used as an amulet especially against fever — compare hexagram

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1543

First Known Use of solomon's seal

1543


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