a former settlement in N Guyana, NW of Georgetown: site of agricultural commune of an American religious cult called the People’s Temple; mass suicide and murder 1978.
/jɒŋ/ noun 1. (South African, informal) a friend, often used in direct address
/Dutch ˈjɔŋkɪnt/ noun 1. Johann Barthold (joːˈhɑn ˈbartɔlt). 1819–91, Dutch landscape painter and etcher, working in Paris: best known for his atmospheric seascapes
[jong-gler; French zhawn-glœr] /ˈdʒɒŋ glər; French ʒɔ̃ˈglœr/ noun, plural jongleurs [jong-glerz; French zhawn-glœr] /ˈdʒɒŋ glərz; French ʒɔ̃ˈglœr/ (Show IPA) 1. (in medieval France and Norman England) an itinerant minstrel or entertainer who sang songs, often of his own composition, and told stories. /French ʒɔ̃ɡlœr/ noun 1. (in medieval France) an itinerant minstrel n. “wandering minstrel,” […]
[jong-ker] /ˈdʒɒŋ kər/ noun 1. a noted diamond weighing 726 carats, discovered in the Transvaal in 1934 and cut into 12 pieces.