(in a pack of playing cards) a king, queen, or jack of any suitUS equivalent: face card
What does 🃏 Playing Card Black Joker Emoji Mean?The playing card black joker emoji depicts the joker card found in many popular card games.
What Does It Mean To Ask Someone To Be Your “Valentine”?When did someone first choose a valentine? Here’s what we know about what it means when you make someone your Valentine. Choosing a sweetheart on this day dates to 14th-century English and French court circles. The act is credited to Geoffrey Chaucer, author of The Canterbury Tales in which he says: “For this was on seynt Volantynys day Whan euery bryd cometh there to chese …
Word Origin for court card
C17: altered from earlier coat-card, from the decorative coats worn by the figures depicted
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