1. [ noun ] a person believed to bring bad luck to those around him
Synonyms: jinx
Related terms: unfortunate jinx
2. [ noun ] (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
Related terms: Jew prophet Old_Testament
3. [ noun ] Man's first name, popularity rank in the U.S. is 980
4. [ noun ] (Old Testament,fine art,writing) a book in the Old Testament that tells the story of Jonah and the whale
Synonyms: book_of_jonah
Related terms: book Old_Testament Prophets
Similar spelling:   Jona