[jem-uh-dahr] /ˈdʒɛm əˌdɑr/
noun, (in India)
any of various government officials.
the supervisor of a staff of servants.
an officer in a sepoy regiment, corresponding in rank to a lieutenant.
a native junior officer belonging to a locally raised regiment serving as mercenaries in India, esp with the British Army (until 1947)
an officer in the Indian police
[French zhuh-map] /French ʒəˈmap/ noun 1. a town in SW Belgium, near Mons: French victory over Austrians 1792. /French ʒəmap/ noun 1. a town in SW Belgium, in Hainaut province west of Mons: scene of a battle (1792) during the French Revolutionary Wars, in which the French defeated the Austrians
/ˈdʒɛmbɛ/ noun 1. (E African) a hoe
[juh-mahy-muh] /dʒəˈmaɪ mə/ noun 1. a female given name: from a Hebrew word meaning “dove.”. fem. personal name, biblical daughter of Job, from Hebrew Yemimah, literally “dove” (cf. Arabic yamama). The Aunt Jemima ready-mix food product in U.S. dates from 1889. dove, the eldest of Job’s three daughters born after his time of trial (Job […]
[jem-ee] /ˈdʒɛm i/ British verb (used with object), jemmied, jemmying. 1. 1 . noun, plural jemmies. 2. 1 . 3. Slang. an overcoat. 4. the baked head of a sheep. /ˈdʒɛmɪ/ noun (pl) -mies 1. a short steel crowbar used, esp by burglars, for forcing doors and windows verb -mies, -mying, -mied 2. (transitive) to […]