Synonyms for jonah

1. Jonah (n.)

a book in the Old Testament that tells the story of Jonah and the whale


2. jonah (n.)

a person believed to bring bad luck to those around him


3. Jonah (n.)

(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