- jodo shinshu,
- jodrell bank,
- joe blake,
- joe bloggs,
- joe blow,
- joe college,
- joe doakes
Origin of joe2
noun, plural joes. Scot.
Origin of jo
Examples from the Web for joe
Vice President Joe Biden spoke, followed by Gov. Andrew Cuomo, then Mayor Bill de Blasio and Police Commissioner William Bratton.Choking Back Tears, Thousands of Cops Honor Fallen Officer Ramos|Michael Daly|December 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Joe and the record label were behind him all the way: look at the full-page ad in Billboard the previous week.How Martin Luther King Jr. Influenced Sam Cooke’s ‘A Change Is Gonna Come’|Peter Guralnick|December 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
How fitting that Joe Cocker would get a little help from his friend Billy Joel.The Greatest Rock Voice of All Time Belonged to Joe Cocker|Ted Gioia|December 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
English blues and rock singer Joe Cocker has died at age 70.
Apparently the Russos are very close to Paul and Joe suggested Paul could be attached to direct both.Exclusive: Sony Emails Reveal Channing Tatum and Chris Pratt’s Plans For ‘Ghostbusters’ Film|William Boot|December 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Hunt had often thought since that Joe Hurley was quite attracted by his lively sister.The Heart of Canyon Pass|Thomas K. Holmes
Joe and Abe looked to it, testing every knot, however, and their seamanship told.Tom Fairfield at Sea|Allen Chapman
He did not enter with flying colors, for Joe was no great scholar, but he was by no means at the foot of the ladder.Baseball Joe at Yale|Lester Chadwick
The result was that Mr. Wallace made preparations to go by air, much to the delight of Bob and Joe.Secrets of the Andes|James H. Foster
Say, Joe,” he said, “mebbe this guy ken put us wise to things.The Twins of Suffering Creek|Ridgwell Cullum
noun (sometimes not capital) slang
noun plural joes
Word Origin for jo
the internet domain name for
"coffee," by 1941, perhaps late 1930s, 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.
surname, from common Middle English alternative spelling of clerk (n.). In many early cases it is used of men who had taken minor orders.
U.S. state, from Latinized form of Spanish montaña "mountain," from Latin mont-, stem of mons (see 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. Admitted as a state 1889. Related: Montanan.
Scottish form of joy, attested from 1520s as a term of endearment.
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.