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It is possible, though, that most Jonah’s icefish rely on the one massive breeding colony.World’s biggest colony of nesting fish lives beneath Antarctic ice|Jake Buehler|January 21, 2022|Science News For Students
Purser thinks that there may be smaller Jonah’s icefish colonies closer to shore where there is less ice cover.The largest group of nesting fish ever found lives beneath Antarctic ice|Jake Buehler|January 13, 2022|Science News
A close family member said Jonah did not suffer severe physical injuries.The shattered lives of Champlain Towers South|Silvia Foster-Frau, Ann Gerhart, Danielle Rindler, Karly Domb Sadof, Garland Potts, Artur Galocha|July 1, 2021|Washington Post
Jonah said his mother, Stacie Fang, was in there, too, but Balboa said he couldn’t see or hear her.The shattered lives of Champlain Towers South|Silvia Foster-Frau, Ann Gerhart, Danielle Rindler, Karly Domb Sadof, Garland Potts, Artur Galocha|July 1, 2021|Washington Post
I mean, I love Jim VandeHei dearly, but Jonah has this ability to see around corners in the media business and to tell you what it’s going to be like in five or 10 years.The World Is Ben Smith’s. Now What?|Eugene Robinson|September 24, 2020|Ozy
Jonah Edelman is the co-founder and CEO of Stand for Children.What It Takes to Fix American Education|Jonah Edelman|November 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Jonah Hill and Michael Cera are justifiable movie stars in that movie.What the Hell Is ‘Twee’? A Genre? A Mindset? An Art Form?|Scott Porch|June 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Poor Jonah has been hearing about that bet over and over again.Channing Tatum and Jonah Hill on ‘22 Jump Street,’ Penis Kissing, and Julie Andrews’s Boobs|Kevin Fallon|June 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
At the table-read for Sarah Marshall, Jonah and Russell had such amazing chemistry.
I saw the same with Jonah and Russell and their chemistry, and I immediately conceived of the film right there.
From the stories of Jonah and King Saul she brought forth some excellent lessons on disobedience.The value of a praying mother|Isabel C. Byrum
If it were indeed Jonah that lies there, there might be something in the argument; for the Prophet is known to have had a temper.The Cradle of Mankind|W.A. Wigram
They repented not until Jonah proclaimed to them, "Yet forty days more, and Nineveh shall be overthrown."
Then a gourd comes up over Jonah and protects him from the sun, but the next day it withers.
Jonah, disgusted with the depravity of the inhabitants of Nineveh, flies from the city; but he cannot escape his vocation.
British Dictionary definitions for Jonah
- a Hebrew prophet who, having been thrown overboard from a ship in which he was fleeing from God, was swallowed by a great fish and vomited onto dry land
- the book in which his adventures are recounted