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Jos

[jaws] /dʒɔs/
noun
1.
a city in central Nigeria.

Jo

[joh] /dʒoʊ/
noun
1.
a female given name, form of Josephine.
2.
a male given name, form of Joseph.
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British Dictionary definitions for Jos

Jos

/dʒɒs/
noun
1.
a city in central Nigeria, capital of Plateau state on the Jos Plateau: major centre of the tin-mining industry. Pop: 685 000 (2005 est)

jo1

/dʒəʊ/
noun (pl) joes
1.
a Scot word for sweetheart
Word Origin
C16: alteration of joy

jo2

abbreviation
1.
Jordan
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Word Origin and History for Jos

jo

Scottish form of joy, attested from 1520s as a term of endearment.

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Related Abbreviations for Jos

Jos

Joshua
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