Biblical account[ edit ] The life of Solomon is primarily described in the second Book of Samuel , and by 1 Chronicles and 1 Kings. His two names mean " peaceful " and " friend of God ", both appropriate to the story of his rule. The first child unnamed in that account , a son conceived adulterously during Uriah's lifetime, had died as a punishment on account of the death of Uriah by David's order. Solomon had three named full brothers born to Bathsheba:
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This digital edition by Joseph H. This text is an Old Testament Pseudepigraphic catalog of demons summoned by King Solomon, and how they can be countered by invoking angels and other magical techniques. Translation is by F. Conybeare, Jewish Quarterly Review, October,
The Dalai Lama has said: But if I were to say that Hinduism and Buddhism are totally different, it would not be in conformity with truth. Who is a Hindu?
These are clever sayings using similes and comparisons--proverbs II. Solomon, the son of David, was said to have written over three thousand proverbs 1 Ki 4: Many of them are found in the book of Proverbs: Perhaps these were the ones who attended Solomon cf.