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  1. Joe(Noun)

    A male; a guy; a fellow

    I'm just an ordinary Joe.

    Etymology: From the proper name Joe

  2. Joe(ProperNoun)

    A common nickname for Joseph, also used as a formal male given name.

    "With a name like Joe," Joe always said, "I had to open a bar and grill, just so I could put up a sign saying 'Joe's Bar and Grill'."

    Etymology: Diminutive form of Joseph and, less often, of Joel, Josiah and Josias

  3. Joe(ProperNoun)

    A female given name, a form of Joanne or Josephine.

    Etymology: Diminutive form of Joseph and, less often, of Joel, Josiah and Josias

Webster Dictionary

  1. Joe(noun)

    see Johannes


  1. Joe

    Joe Lewis Thomas, usually credited simply as Joe, is an American R&B singer-songwriter and record producer.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Joe

    jō, Joey, jō′i, n. (slang) a fourpenny-bit—from Joseph Hume, M.P., their author, 1836.—Joe Miller, an old or stale jest, a jest-book; Joe Millerism, the habit of retailing stale jests—from Joe Miller (1684-1738), a comedian but notoriously dull fellow, whose name was attached to a collection in 1739.

  2. Joe

    or Jo, jō, n. (Scot.) a sweetheart.

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'JOE' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2453

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'JOE' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2030

How to pronounce JOE?

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How to say JOE in sign language?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of JOE in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of JOE in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of JOE in a Sentence

  1. Andrew Yang:

    Joe Biden best debate is where we need to out-compete them and win.

  2. Denny Hamlin:

    It was just one of those days where I felt like it was meant to be, this one is for J.D. We're desperately going to miss him the rest of our lives. His legacy still lives on through Joe Gibbs Racing and I'm proud to do this for them.

  3. Tim Murtaugh:

    This is a Joe Biden scandal that Democrats and their media allies are trying to remake into a Donald Trump problem.

  4. Josh Earnest:

    The President has indicated that the decision he made, I guess, seven years ago, to add Joe Biden to the ticket as his running mate was the smartest decision he's made.

  5. Joe BidenBiden and Obama:

    For your faith in your fellow Americans, for your love of country and for your lifetime of service that will endure through the generations, I'd like to ask the military aide to join us on stage, for my final time as Joe BidenBiden, I am pleased to award our nation's highest civilian honor, the Presidential Medal of Freedom.

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