[joon-yuh s] /ˈdʒun yəs/

the pen name of the unknown author of a series of letters published in a London newspaper (1769–72), attacking the British king and his ministers’ abuse of royal prerogative in denying John Wilkes his seat in Parliament.
Franciscus, 1589–1677, English philologist, born in Germany.
pen name of the anonymous author of a series of letters (1769–72) attacking the ministries of George III of England: now generally believed to have been written by Sir Philip Francis

masc. proper name, from Latin Junius, name of a Roman gens. The pseudonym of the author of a famous series of letters in the “Public Advertiser” from 1768-1772.


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