Joseph (Thayendanegea) 1742–1807, Mohawk Indian chief who fought on the side of the British in the American Revolution.
a male given name.
noun (pl) brants, brant
(US & Canadian) a small goose, Branta bernicla, that has a dark grey plumage and short neck and occurs in most northern coastal regions Also called (in Britain and certain other countries) brent goose
- Joseph crater
[krey-ter] /ˈkreɪ tər/ noun 1. Joseph Force [fawrs,, fohrs] /fɔrs,, foʊrs/ (Show IPA), 1889–? a judge of the New York State Supreme Court: his mysterious disappearance on August 6, 1930, has never been solved. /ˈkreɪtə/ noun 1. the bowl-shaped opening at the top or side of a volcano or top of a geyser through which […]
- Joseph heller
[hel-er] /ˈhɛl ər/ noun 1. Joseph, 1923–99, U.S. novelist. /ˈhɛlə/ noun (pl) -ler 1. a monetary unit of the Czech Republic and Slovakia, worth one hundredth of a koruna 2. any of various old German or Austrian coins of low denomination /ˈhɛlə/ noun 1. another word for hellion /ˈhɛlə/ noun 1. Joseph. 1923–99, US novelist. […]
- Joseph hooker
[hoo k-er] /ˈhʊk ər/ noun 1. Joseph, 1814–79, Union general in the U.S. Civil War. 2. Richard, 1554?–1600, English author and clergyman. 3. Thomas, 1586?–1647, English Puritan clergyman: one of the founders of the colony of Connecticut. /ˈhʊkə/ noun 1. a commercial fishing boat using hooks and lines instead of nets 2. a sailing boat […]
- Joseph I
noun 1. 1678–1711, king of Hungary 1687–1711; king of Germany 1690–1711; emperor of the Holy Roman Empire 1705–11 (son of Leopold I).