a figure of a traditional Chinese deity
Origin of jossPidgin English from Portuguese deos from Classical Latin deus, a god: see deity
A Chinese image in a shrine.
Origin of jossPidgin English from Javanese deyos from Portuguese deos god from Latin deus ; see dyeu- in Indo-European roots.
(third-person singular simple present Josses, present participle Jossing, simple past and past participle Jossed)