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Holmes, Sherlock


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  • Variants

    • هولمز، شرلوك
    • Hūlmz, Sharlūk
    • Holms, Şerlok
    • Холмс, Шэрлак
    • Kholms, Shėrlak
    • Холмс, Шерлок
    • Kholms, Sherlok
    • Χολμς, Σέρλοκ
    • Cholms, Serlok
    • הולמס, שרלוק
    • Holms, Sherloḳ
    • Holmss, Šerloks
    • Holmsas, Šerlokas
    • Holmes, Shirl
    • シャーロック・ホームズ
    • ホームズ, シャーロック
    • Hōmuzu, Shārokku
    • Huolmsos, Šerluoks
    • Holmsos, Šerloks
    • 歇洛克·福尔摩斯
    • 福尔摩斯, 歇洛克
    • Fuermosi, Xieluoke
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1854-01-06
    • Descriptor

        Fictitious characters
    • Associated Locale

        Great Britain
    • Associated Locale

        England
    • Gender

        Males
    • Gender

        Females
    • Associated Language

        English
    • Field of Activity

    • Occupation

        (dot) Detective
    • Use For

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    • Sources

      • found: The autobiography of Sherlock Holmes, 2012:t.p. (by Sherlock Holmes)
      • found: Baker Street Rubáiyát, 1949:t.p. (by Sherlock Holmes)
      • found: The new annotated Sherlock Holmes, 2005:p. xliii (January 6, 1854 traditionally celebrated as Holmes' birthday)
      • found: Wikipedia, October 11, 2013(Sherlock Holmes is a fictional detective created by Scottish author and physician Sir Arthur Conan Doyle; first appearance: A Study in Scarlet; occupation: Consulting detective; nationality: British) Arabic page (شرلوك هولمز = Sharlūk Hūlmz) Azerbaijani page (Şerlok Holms [in rom.]) Belarusian page (Шэрлак Холмс = Shėrlak Kholms) Bulgarian page (Шерлок Холмс = Sherlok Kholms) Greek page (Σέρλοκ Χολμς = Serlok Cholms) Hebrew page (שרלוק הולמס = Sherloḳ Holms) Latvian page (Šerloks Holmss) Lithuanian page (Šerlokas Holmsas) Macedonian page (Шерлок Холмс = Šerlok Holms) Japanese page (シャーロック・ホームズ = Shārokku Hōmuzu) Samogitian page (Šerluoks Huolmsos; Šerloks Holmsos) Chinese page (歇洛克·福尔摩斯 = Xieluoke Fuermosi)
      • found: Dilloway, M. Ghostwriter. The mysteries of Sherlock Holmes, ©2020:back cover (features a gender-swapped version of Holmes, Sherlock "Shirl" Holmes, in adaptations of classic Holmes stories)
    • Editorial Notes

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    • Change Notes

      • 2013-04-11: new
      • 2020-11-20: revised
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