the names of two brazen columns set up in Solomon’s temple (1 Kings 7:15-22). Each was eighteen cubits high and twelve in circumference (Jer. 52:21, 23; 1 Kings 7:17-21). They had doubtless a symbolical import.
[jey-sinth, jas-inth] /ˈdʒeɪ sɪnθ, ˈdʒæs ɪnθ/ noun 1. Mineralogy. (def 4). [jey-sinth, jas-inth] /ˈdʒeɪ sɪnθ, ˈdʒæs ɪnθ/ noun 1. a female given name, form of . /ˈdʒæsɪnθ/ noun 1. another name for hyacinth (sense 4) n. c.1200, a blue gem (occasionally a red one), from Old French jacinte “hyacinth; jacinth” (see hyacinth). In modern use, […]
[jak] /dʒæk/ noun 1. any of various portable devices for raising or lifting heavy objects short heights, using various mechanical, pneumatic, or hydraulic methods. 2. Also called knave. Cards. a playing card bearing the picture of a soldier or servant. 3. Electricity. a connecting device in an electrical circuit designed for the insertion of a […]
[jak-uh-dan-dee] /ˌdʒæk əˈdæn di/ noun, plural jack-a-dandies. Older Use. 1. (def 1).
[jak-uh l, -awl] /ˈdʒæk əl, -ɔl/ noun 1. any of several nocturnal wild dogs of the genus Canis, especially C. aureus, of Asia and Africa, that scavenge or hunt in packs. 2. a person who performs dishonest or base deeds as the follower or accomplice of another. 3. a person who performs menial or degrading […]