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joe

2 [joh]
noun Slang.

Origin:
1840–50; of uncertain origin

Joe

[joh]
noun
1.
(sometimes lowercase) Informal. fellow; guy: the average Joe who works for a living.
2.
Informal. a personification of a typical, often unprepossessing representative of an occupation, personality trait, state of being, etc., that is expressed, sometimes metonymically, as a mock surname: Joe Lunchbucket working hard at some factory and paying his taxes year after year; political con artists relying on the gullibility of Joe Schmo.
3.
a male given name, form of Joseph.

Clark

[klahrk]
noun
1.
Alvan, 1804–87, and his son Alvan Graham, 1832–97, U.S. astronomers and telescope-lens manufacturers.
2.
Champ [champ] , (James Beauchamp) 1850–1921, U.S. political leader: Speaker of the House 1911–19.
3.
(Charles) Joseph ("Joe") born 1939, Canadian political leader: prime minister 1979–80.
4.
George Rogers, 1752–1818, U.S. soldier.
5.
John Bates [beyts] , 1847–1938, U.S. economist and educator.
6.
Kenneth B(ancroft) 1914–2005, U.S. psychologist and educator, born in the panama canal Zone.
7.
Sir Kenneth McKenzie, Baron Clark of Saltwood [sawlt-wood] , 1903–83, English art historian.
8.
Mark Wayne, 1896–1984, U.S. general.
9.
Thomas Campbell ("Tom") 1899–1977, associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court 1949–67.
10.
Walter Van Tilburg [van til-berg] , 1909–71, U.S. author.
11.
William, 1770–1838, U.S. soldier and explorer (brother of George R. Clark): on expedition with Meriwether Lewis 1804–06.
12.
a male given name: a surname, ultimately derived from clerk.

DiMaggio

[duh-mah-jee-oh, -maj-ee-oh]
noun
Joseph Paul ("Joe"; "Joltin' Joe") 1914–1999, U.S. baseball player.

Frazier

[frey-zher]
noun
1.
E(dward) Franklin, 1894–1962, U.S. sociologist.
2.
Joseph William ("Joe"; "Smokin' Joe") 1944–2011, U.S. boxer.

Montana

[mon-tan-uh]
noun
1.
Joseph, Jr ("Joe") born 1956, U.S. football player.
2.
a state in the NW United States. 147,138 sq. mi. (381,085 sq. km). Capital: Helena. Abbreviation: MT (for use with zip code), Mont.

Montanan, adjective, noun
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Clark (klɑːk)
 
n
1.  Helen. born 1950, New Zealand politician; Labour prime minister (1999--2008)
2.  James, known as Jim. 1936--68, Scottish racing driver; World Champion (1963, 1965)
3.  Kenneth, Baron Clark of Saltwood. 1903--83, English art historian: his books include Civilization (1969), which he first presented as a television series
4.  William. 1770--1838, US explorer and frontiersman: best known for his expedition to the Pacific Northwest (1804--06) with Meriwether Lewis

DiMaggio (dɪˈmædʒɪəʊ)
 
n
Joe. 1914--99, US baseball player

Frazier (ˈfreɪʒə)
 
n
Joe. born 1944, US boxer: won the world heavyweight title in 1970 and was the first to beat Muhammad Ali professionally (1971)

jo or joe1 (dʒəʊ)
 
n , pl joes
a Scot word for sweetheart
 
[C16: alteration of joy]
 
joe or joe1
 
n
 
[C16: alteration of joy]

Joe (dʒəʊ)
 
n
1.  (US), (Canadian) a man or fellow
2.  (US) a GI; soldier

Montana1 (mɒnˈtænə)
 
n
Mont, Abbreviation: MT a state of the western US: consists of the Great Plains in the east and the Rocky Mountains in the west. Capital: Helena. Pop: 917 621 (2003 est). Area: 377 070 sq km (145 587 sq miles)

Montana2 (mɒnˈtænə)
 
n
Joe. born 1958, American football quarterback

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Word Origin & History

joe
"coffee," 1941, of unknown origin. Meaning "generic fellow, man" is from 1846, from the pet-form of Joseph (q.v.). Joe college "typical college man" is from 1932. Joe Blow "average fellow" is U.S. military slang, first recorded 1941.

Clark
common surname, from L. clericus, O.Fr. clerc "clerk," also "cleric." In many early cases it is used of men who had taken minor orders.

Montana
U.S. state, from Latinized form of Sp. montaña "mountain." Proposed 1864 by U.S. Rep. James H. Ashley of Ohio when it was created as a territory from Nebraska Territory, in reference to the Rocky Mountains, which however traverse only one end of it.
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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Montana definition


State in the northwestern United States, lying partly in the Rocky Mountains, bordered by British Columbia, Alberta, and Saskatchewan, Canada, to the north; North Dakota and South Dakota to the east; Wyoming to the south; and Idaho to the west. Its capital is Helena, and its largest city is Billings.

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Slang Dictionary

joe definition


  1. n.
    coffee. : Yeah, a cup of black joe would be great.
  2. n.
    an ordinary man. : What does the everyday joe make of all this nonsense?
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition.
Copyright 2007. Published by McGraw-Hill Education.
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Computing Dictionary

joe definition

jargon, security
A computer account whose user name and password are the same. Joes are considered harmful, as are any passwords which are easy to guess.
(1995-06-21)

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His lifelong friend, joe esposito, said elvis could never be true to any one
  woman.
Joe joseph writing in the times recommends the diligently researched series.
The album also featured some hiphop influence with the inclusion of fat joe.
Until high school his featured characters were mostly small men called holey
  and joe.
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