Definition of Jasses
1. jass [n] - See also: jass
Lexicographical Neighbors of Jasses
Literary usage of Jasses
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Journal by Royal Society of Arts (Great Britain) (1860)
"... the privileges of examination to the»»" jasses, particularly a class somewhat below tl»xí »raced by the Oxford and Cambridge ..."
2. The Rebellion Record: A Diary of American Events, with Documents, Narratives by Frank Moore, Edward Everett (1864)
"The mountain on the other side was too steep and the jasses too narrow for a night pursuit, and wo lad to content ourselves by waiting for the light of ..."
3. The History, Civil and Commercial, of the British Colonies in the West Indies by Bryan Edwards (1806)
"I now return to the curing-house, which is a large airy building, provided with a capacious mel- jasses cistern, the sides of which are sloped and lined ..."
4. The Gentleman's Magazine (1807)
"... “Ki.g' jasses, with a hawk on hi. fill ;‘ and of James 1V. at five years of age, as appears from the ..."
5. A Dictionary of the Bible: Comprising Its Antiquities, Biography, Geography by William Smith, John Mee Fuller (1893)
"... Jalon), one of the sons of Ezrah (ia person named in the genealogies of ." (1 Ch. iv. 17). JAM'BBES. [jasses and ..."