Jonas

noun

Jo·​nas ˈjō-nəs How to pronounce Jonas (audio)
: jonah

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Word History

Etymology

Late Latin, from Hebrew Yōnāh

First Known Use

14th century, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of Jonas was in the 14th century

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“Jonas.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Jonas. Accessed 3 Oct. 2022.

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