1. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 4
2. [ noun ] (architecture) one of the first great English architects and a theater designer (1573-1652)
Synonyms: inigo_jones
Related terms: architect
3. [ noun ] (sport,golf,games) United States golfer (1902-1971)
Synonyms: robert_tyre_jones bobby_jones
Related terms: golfer
4. [ noun ] United States railroad engineer who died trying to stop his train from crashing into another train; a friend wrote `The Ballad of Casey Jones' about the incident (1864-1900)
Synonyms: john_luther_jones casey_jones
Related terms: engineer
5. [ noun ] United States labor leader (born in Ireland) who helped to found the Industrial Workers of the World (1830-1930)
Synonyms: mother_jones mary_harris_jones
Related terms: labor_leader
6. [ noun ] (nautical,military,work) American naval commander in the War of Independence (1747-1792)
Synonyms: john_paul_jones
Related terms: naval_commander
7. [ noun ] (linguistics,phonetics) English phonetician (1881-1967)
Synonyms: daniel_jones
Related terms: phonetician
Similar spelling:   Joynes