Definitions for jodʒoʊ
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A diminutive of the female given names Josephine, Joan or Joanna. Often used in conjoined names such as Jo Ann or Mary Jo.
A rare spelling variant of Joe, diminutive of the male given name Joseph.
a sweetheart; a darling
Origin: [Etymol. uncertain.]
A jō is an approximately 1.27 metres wooden staff, used in some Japanese martial arts. The martial art of wielding the jō is called jōjutsu or jōdō. Also, aiki-jō is a set of techniques in aikido which uses the jō to illustrate aikido's principles with a weapon. The jō staff is shorter than the bō. Today, the jō is still used by some Japanese police forces.
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