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 […]
[jen-ee] /ˈdʒɛn i/ noun 1. a female given name, form of . [jen-ee] /ˈdʒɛn i/ noun, plural jennies. Nautical Slang. 1. . /ˈdʒɛnɪ/ noun (pl) -nies 1. a hand-operated machine for turning up the edge of a piece of sheet metal in preparation for making a joint 2. the female of certain animals or birds, […]
[jen-ee] /ˈdʒɛn i/ noun 1. a female given name, form of . [jen-ee] /ˈdʒɛn i/ noun, plural jennies. 1. . 2. the female of certain animals, especially a female donkey or a female bird: a jenny wren. [jen-ee] /ˈdʒɛn i/ noun, plural jennies. Nautical Slang. 1. . /ˈdʒɛnɪ/ noun (pl) -nies 1. a hand-operated machine […]
[jen-uh-fer] /ˈdʒɛn ə fər/ noun 1. a female given name, form of . fem. proper name, from Welsh Gwenhwyvar, from gwen “fair, white” + (g)wyf “smooth, yielding.” The most popular name for girls born in America 1970-1984; all but unknown there before 1938. Also attested as a surname from late 13c.