[juh-hawr, -hohr] /dʒəˈhɔr, -ˈhoʊr/
a state in Malaysia, on S Malay Peninsula. 7330 sq. mi. (18,985 sq. km).
a state of Malaysia, on the S Malay Peninsula: mostly forested, with large swamps; bauxite- and iron-mining. Capital: Johore Bahru. Pop: 2 740 625 (2000). Area: 18 986 sq km (7331 sq miles)
[bah-roo] /ˈbɑ ru/ noun 1. a city in and the capital of Johore state, Malaysia, in the S part. /ˈbɑːruː/ noun 1. a city in S Malaysia, capital of Johore state: important trading centre, situated at the sole crossing point of Johore Strait (between Malaya and Singapore Island). Pop: 719 000 (2005 est)
[joi-uh-duh] /ˈdʒɔɪ ə də/ noun, Douay Bible. 1. . (whom Jehovah favours) = Jehoiada. (1.) Neh. 3:6. (2.) One of the high priests (12:10, 11, 22).
(whom Jehovah has set up) = Jehoiakim, a high priest, the son and successor of Jeshua (Neh. 12:10, 12, 26).
(whom Jehovah defends) = Jehoiarib. (1.) The founder of one of the courses of the priests (Neh. 11:10). (2.) Neh. 11:5; a descendant of Judah. (3.) Neh. 12:6. (4.) Ezra 8:16, a “man of understanding” whom Ezra sent to “bring ministers for the house of God.”