a female given name.
[joh-an-eez, -is] /dʒoʊˈæn iz, -ɪs/ noun, plural joannes. 1. . [joh-an] /dʒoʊˈæn/ noun 1. a female given name. /dʒəʊˈæniːz/ noun (pl) -nes 1. a variant of johannes
- Joan of Arc
[ahrk] /ɑrk/ noun 1. Saint (“the Maid of Orléans”) 1412?–31, French national heroine and martyr who raised the siege of Orléans. noun 1. Saint known as the Maid of Orléans; French name Jeanne d’Arc. ?1412–31, French national heroine, who led the army that relieved Orléans in the Hundred Years’ War, enabling Charles VII to be […]
[zhoo-oun pe-saw-uh] /ʒʊˈãʊ̃ pɛˈsɔ ə/ noun 1. a seaport in NE Brazil. [par-uh-ee-buh; Portuguese pah-rah-ee-bah] /ˌpær əˈi bə; Portuguese ˌpɑ rɑˈi bɑ/ noun 1. a state in E Brazil. 21,760 sq. mi. (56,360 sq. km). Capital: João Pessoa. /Portuguese ˈʒuəum peˈsoa/ noun 1. a port in NE Brazil, capital of Paraíba state. Pop: 931 000 […]
[joh-ash] /ˈdʒoʊ æʃ/ noun 1. a king of Judah, reigned 837?–800? b.c., successor of Athaliah. II Kings 13:10–13. whom Jehovah bestowed. (1.) A contracted form of Jehoash, the father of Gideon (Judg. 6:11, 29; 8:13, 29, 32). (2.) One of the Benjamite archers who joined David at Ziklag (1 Chr. 12:3). (3.) One of King […]