Sir James (Hopwood)
[hop-woo d] /ˈhɒp wʊd/ (Show IPA), 1877–1946, English astrophysicist and author.
[jeen or for 1, British formerly jeyn] /dʒin or for 1, British formerly dʒeɪn/
Sometimes, jeans. a sturdy twilled fabric, usually of cotton.
jeans, (used with a plural verb)
[French zhahn for 1, 2; jeen for 3] /French ʒɑ̃ for 1, 2; dʒin for 3/
born 1921, Grand Duke of Luxembourg 1964–2000.
a male given name, form of .
a female given name.
informal trousers for casual wear, made esp of denim or corduroy
Sir James Hopwood. 1877–1946, English astronomer, physicist, and mathematician, best known for his popular books on astronomy. He made important contributions to the kinetic theory of gases and the theory of stellar evolution
a tough twill-weave cotton fabric used for hard-wearing trousers, overalls, etc See also jeans
born 1921, full name Jean Benoît Guillaume Robert Antoine Louis Marie Adolphe Marc d’Aviano, grand duke of Luxembourg (1964–2000)
Michaelle. born 1957, in Haiti. Canadian stateswoman and broadcaster; governor-general from 2005
masc. proper name, from French equivalent of John. Fem. proper name is from French equivalent of Jane.
“twilled cotton cloth,” mid-15c., from Middle French jean fustian “fustian (a type of twilled cotton cloth) of Genoa,” the city in Italy, from Old French Jannes “Genoa,” from Latin Genua (see Genoa). The plural form jeans became standard 19c.
- Jean piaget
[pee-uh-zhey, py-ah-; French pya-zhe] /ˌpi əˈʒeɪ, ˌpy ɑ-; French pyaˈʒɛ/ noun 1. Jean [zhahn] /ʒɑ̃/ (Show IPA), 1896–1980, Swiss psychologist: studied cognitive development of children. /French pjaʒɛ/ noun 1. Jean (ʒɑ̃). 1896–1980, Swiss psychologist, noted for his work on the development of the cognitive functions in children Piaget Pia·get (pē’ə-zhā’, pyä-), Jean. 1896-1980. Swiss child […]
[jee-nee] /ˈdʒi ni/ noun 1. a female given name, form of .
[juh-net; for 2 also French zhah-net] /dʒəˈnɛt; for 2 also French ʒɑˈnɛt/ noun 1. a city in W Pennsylvania, near Pittsburgh. 2. Also, Jeannetta [juh-net-uh] /dʒəˈnɛt ə/ (Show IPA), Jeanette. a female given name, form of .
snatched away by God. (1.) A descendant of Benjamin (1 Chr. 9:35; 8:29). (2.) One of the Levites who took part in praising God on the removal of the ark to Jerusalem (1 Chr. 16:5). (3.) 2 Chr. 29:13. A Levite of the sons of Asaph. (4.) 2 Chr. 26:11. A scribe. (5.) 1 Chr. […]