[jer-uh-mahy-uh d, -ad] /ˌdʒɛr əˈmaɪ əd, -æd/
a prolonged lamentation or mournful complaint.
a long mournful lamentation or complaint
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 […]
[zhey-rey-mee] /ʒeɪ reɪˈmi/ noun 1. a seaport in SW Haiti.
[jer-uh-mee] /ˈdʒɛr ə mi/ noun 1. a male given name, form of . popular anglicized form of Jeremiah; cf. French Jérémie.
- Jeremy collier
[kol-yer] /ˈkɒl yər/ noun 1. Jeremy, 1650–1726, English clergyman and author. /ˈkɒlɪə/ noun (mainly Brit) 1. a coal miner 2. n. late 13c., collere “charcoal maker and seller,” agent noun from Middle English col (see coal). They were notorious for cheating their customers. Sense of “ship for hauling coal” is from 1620s.