pile of testimony, the Aramaic or Syriac name which Laban gave to the pile of stones erected as a memorial of the covenant between him and Jacob (Gen. 31:47), who, however, called it in Hebrew by an equivalent name, Galeed (q.v.).
[jeg-ingz] /ˈdʒɛg ɪŋz/ noun, (used with a plural verb) 1. denim leggings that resemble tight jeans.
- Jeghers-peutz syndrome
Jeghers-Peutz syndrome Je·ghers-Peutz syndrome (jā’gərz-) n. See Peutz-Jeghers syndrome.
[jey] /dʒeɪ/ noun, Zoroastrianism. 1. a female demon who was the companion of Angra Mainyu and was believed to have corrupted the female sex: sometimes considered the first woman.
[ji-hahd] /dʒɪˈhɑd/ noun 1. . [ji-hahd] /dʒɪˈhɑd/ noun 1. a holy war undertaken as a sacred duty by Muslims. 2. any vigorous, emotional crusade for an idea or principle. /dʒɪˈhæd/ noun 1. a variant spelling of jihad /dʒɪˈhæd/ noun 1. (Islam) a holy war against infidels undertaken by Muslims in defence of the Islamic faith […]