jorum definition by Webster's New World
- a large drinking bowl
- the amount of liquor that it holds
Origin: probably after Joram (2 Samuel (Bible) 8:10), bringer of silver vessels ; from Classical Hebrew (language) Yōrām
jorum definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- A large drinking bowl.
- The amount that such a bowl contains.
Origin: Perhaps after Joram, who brought vessels of silver, gold, and brass to King David (II Samuel 8:10).