Jonathan

1
[ jon-uh-thuh n ]
/ ˈdʒɒn ə θən /

noun

a variety of red apple that matures in early autumn.

Origin of Jonathan

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First recorded in 1875–80; named after Jonathan Hasbrouck (died 1846), American jurist

Definition for jonathan (2 of 2)

Jonathan

2
[ jon-uh-thuh n ]
/ ˈdʒɒn ə θən /

noun

a son of Saul and friend of David. I Sam. 18–20.
Archaic. an American, especially a New Englander.Compare Brother Jonathan.
a male given name: from a Hebrew word meaning “God gave.”
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British Dictionary definitions for jonathan (1 of 2)

Jonathan

1
/ (ˈdʒɒnəθən) /

noun

a variety of red apple that ripens in early autumn

Word Origin for Jonathan

C19: named after Jonathan Hasbrouk (died 1846), American jurist

British Dictionary definitions for jonathan (2 of 2)

Jonathan

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noun

Old Testament the son of Saul and David's close friend, who was killed in battle (I Samuel 31; II Samuel 1:19–26)
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