What does Jones mean?

Definitions for Jones
dʒoʊnz; ˈɪn ɪˌgoʊJones

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Jones.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Jones, Mother Jones, Mary Harris Jones(noun)

    United States labor leader (born in Ireland) who helped to found the Industrial Workers of the World (1830-1930)

  2. Jones, Casey Jones, John Luther Jones(noun)

    United States railroad engineer who died trying to stop his train from crashing into another train; a friend wrote a famous ballad describing the incident (1864-1900)

  3. Jones, Bobby Jones, Robert Tyre Jones(noun)

    United States golfer (1902-1971)

  4. Jones, John Paul Jones(noun)

    American naval commander in the American Revolution (1747-1792)

  5. Jones, Inigo Jones(noun)

    one of the first great English architects and a theater designer (1573-1652)

  6. Jones, Daniel Jones(noun)

    English phonetician (1881-1967)

Wiktionary

  1. Jones(ProperNoun)

    derived from the given name John.

  2. jones(Noun)

    Heroin.

  3. jones(Noun)

    An addiction or intense craving.

    I've got a basketball jones!

  4. jones(Verb)

    Have an intense craving.

    I'm jonesing for some basketball.

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Jones' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2174

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Jones in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Jones in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Dwight Jones:

    We had a positive hit on Mr. Jones that connects him to all the scenes.

  2. Mark Burns:

    Bob Jones is (part) of the old establishment, that’s the crowd it draws.

  3. Nouman Raja:

    Corey Jones never fired his weapon ... it's very troubling on many, many levels.

  4. Alabama Senate:

    Democrat Doug Jones will be an outstanding senator who will represent Alabama well.

  5. Kyle Kondik:

    Trump was the one who got Jones within firing range, and Moore allowed Jones to win.

Images & Illustrations of Jones

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