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Overview of noun jonah

The noun jonah has 3 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. Jonah

((Old Testament) Jonah did not wish to become a prophet so God caused a great storm to throw him overboard from a ship; he was saved by being swallowed by a whale that vomited him out onto dry land)

2. jonah, jinx

(a person believed to bring bad luck to those around him)

3. Jonah, Book of Jonah

(a book in the Old Testament that tells the story of Jonah and the whale) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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