Jo definition

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(scot.) A sweetheart.
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Sweetheart; dear.
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The ccTLD for Jordan as assigned by the IANA.
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(biblical) Abbreviation of John.
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Jo is a Scottish term for sweetheart.

An example of a jo is a reference to a dear friend in a Robert Burns poem.

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A diminutive of the female given names Josephine, Joan or Joanna. Often used in conjoined names such as Jo Ann or Mary Jo.
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A rare spelling variant of Joe, diminutive of the male given name Joseph.
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Origin of jo

  • Alteration of joy

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • . + ISO 3166-1 country code for Jordan, jo.

    From Wiktionary