[yey-nah] /ˈyeɪ nɑ/
a city in central Germany: Napoleon decisively defeated the Prussians here in 1806.
a city in E central Germany, in Thuringia: university (1558), at which Hegel and Schiller taught; site of the battle (1806) in which Napoleon Bonaparte defeated the Prussians; optical and precision instrument industry. Pop: 102 634 (2003 est)
[zhuh nuh se kwa] /ʒənə sɛ ˈkwa/ noun, French. 1. an indefinable, elusive quality, especially a pleasing one: She has a certain je ne sais quoi that charms everybody. /ʒənsekwa/ noun 1. an indefinable quality, esp of personality n. “an inexpressible something,” French, literally “I do not know what.” [T]hey are troubled with the je-ne-scay-quoy, […]
- Jenghis Khan
[jeng-gis kahn, -giz, jen-] /ˈdʒɛŋ gɪs ˈkɑn, -gɪz, ˈdʒɛn-/ noun 1. . /ˈdʒɛŋɡɪs ˈkɑːn/ noun 1. See Genghis Khan
/ˈdʒɛŋkɪnz/ noun 1. Roy (Harris), Baron Jenkins of Hillhead. 1920–2003, British politician and author; Labour home secretary (1965–67, 1974–76) and chancellor of the exchequer (1967–70); president of the European Commission (1977–80); cofounder of the Social Democratic Party (1981); leader of party (1982–83); Chancellor of Oxford University (1987–2003)
[jen-it] /ˈdʒɛn ɪt/ noun 1. a female donkey. 2. a small Spanish horse. /ˈdʒɛnɪt/ noun 1. Also called jenny. a female donkey or ass 2. a small Spanish riding horse n. “small Spanish horse,” mid-15c., from French genet, from Spanish jinete “a light horseman,” perhaps from Arabic Zenata, name of a Barbary tribe [Klein]. Sense […]