Definition of Jonty

1. Proper noun. A diminutive of the male given name Jonathan. ¹



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Definition of Jonty

1. a naval master-at-arms [n JONTIES]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Jonty

jonesing
jonesite
jong
jongleur
jongleurs
jongs
jonidan
jonkmanskas
jonnycake
jonnycakes
jonokuchi
jonquil
jonquille
jonquils
jonties
jonty (current term)
jook
jook-sing
jook-sings
jook house
jook joint
jook joints
jooked
jookeries
jookery
jooking
jooks
jor
joram
jorams

Literary usage of Jonty

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1. Lake Country Sketches by Hardwicke Drummond Rawnsley (1903)
"I never thowt o' that,' says jonty ; ' that wad be as like as aught. ... Ye'll not can tell me (says honest jonty) how much t' silk handkercher'll be until ..."

2. The History of England: From the Invasion of Julius Cæsar, to the Revolution by David Hume (1811)
"r • a law. jonty ot fifty-four; and, after experiencing strong opposition in the house of peers, was passed into a law; and thus it was declared that the ..."

3. Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Court of King's Bench: With by Great Britain Court of King's Bench (1828)
"... The K»NT strument was signed by twelve, who constituted the ma- Water-works jonty of that meeting. . - . ' Company. The fourth objection was, ..."

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