a variant spelling of gerbil
[jer-boh-uh, jer-] /dʒərˈboʊ ə, dʒɛr-/ noun 1. any of various mouselike rodents of North Africa and Asia, as of the genera Jaculus and Dipus, with long hind legs used for jumping. /dʒɜːˈbəʊə/ noun 1. any small nocturnal burrowing rodent of the family Dipodidae, inhabiting dry regions of Asia and N Africa, having pale sandy fur, […]
[juh-reed] /dʒəˈrid/ noun 1. a blunt wooden javelin used in games played on horseback in certain Muslim countries in the Middle East.
[jer-uh-mahy-uh d, -ad] /ˌdʒɛr əˈmaɪ əd, -æd/ noun 1. a prolonged lamentation or mournful complaint. /ˌdʒɛrɪˈmaɪəd/ noun 1. a long mournful lamentation or complaint n. 1780, from French jérémiade (1762), in reference to “Lamentations of Jeremiah” in Old Testament.
[jer-uh-mahy-uh] /ˌdʒɛr əˈmaɪ ə/ noun 1. a Major Prophet of the 6th and 7th centuries b.c. 2. a book of the Bible bearing his name. Abbreviation: Jer. 3. a male given name: from a Hebrew word meaning “God is high.”. /ˌdʒɛrɪˈmaɪə/ noun 1. (Old Testament) 2. a person who habitually prophesies doom or denounces contemporary […]