|Noun||1.||Holmes - a fictitious detective in stories by A. Conan Doyle|
Synonyms: Sherlock Holmes
|2.||Holmes - United States jurist noted for his liberal opinions (1841-1935)|
Synonyms: Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.
|3.||Holmes - United States writer of humorous essays (1809-1894)|
Synonyms: Oliver Wendell Holmes
|4.||Holmes - English geologist and supporter of the theory of continental drift (1890-1965)|
Synonyms: Arthur Holmes