John

Definition of John

Pronunciation: jǒn
n.1.A proper name of a man.
John-apple
a sort of apple ripe about St. John's Day. Same as Apple-john.
John Bull
an ideal personification of the typical characteristics of an Englishman, or of the English people.
John Bullism
English character.
John Doe
(Law) the name formerly given to the fictitious plaintiff in an action of ejectment.
- W. Irving.
John Doree
(Zool.) An oval, compressed, European food fish (Zeus faber). Its color is yellow and olive, with golden, silvery, and blue reflections. It has a round dark spot on each side. Called also dory, doree, and St. Peter's fish.
- Mozley & W.

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