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noun jo·rum \ˈjȯr-əm\

Definition of jorum

  1. :  a large drinking vessel or its contents

Origin and Etymology of jorum

perhaps from Joram in the Bible who “brought with him vessels of silver” (2 Samuel 8:10—King James Version)


First Known Use: 1730

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