a pictorial or sculpted image representing the family tree of Christ.
noun 1. a church window having a representation of the tree of Jesse. noun 1. a window in a church with a representation of Christ’s descent from Jesse, usually in the form of a genealogical tree
[jes-i-kuh] /ˈdʒɛs ɪ kə/ noun 1. a female given name, form of . fem. proper name, from Late Latin Jesca, from Greek Ieskha, from Hebrew Yiskah, name of a daughter of Haran (Gen. xi:29). Among the top 5 popular names for girls born in the U.S. every year between 1977 and 1997. The familiar form […]
[jes-ee] /ˈdʒɛs i/ noun 1. a female given name, form of . /ˈdʒɛsɪ/ noun 1. (slang) an effeminate, weak, or cowardly boy or man
[jest] /dʒɛst/ noun 1. a joke or witty remark; witticism. 2. a bantering remark; a piece of good-natured ridicule; taunt. 3. sport or fun: to speak half in jest, half in earnest. 4. the object of laughter, sport, or mockery; laughing-stock. 5. Obsolete. an exploit. Compare . verb (used without object) 6. to speak in […]