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jeroboam

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noun jer·o·bo·am \ˌjer-ə-ˈbō-əm\

Definition of jeroboam

  1. :  an oversize wine bottle holding about three liters



Origin and Etymology of jeroboam

Jeroboam I diedab912 b.c. king of the northern kingdom of Israel


First Known Use: 1889


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