Associations to the word «Jesse»


JESSE, proper noun. (biblical character) The father of king David.
JESSE, proper noun. A male given name of biblical origin.
JESSE, proper noun. A female given name, a variant of Jessie.
JESSE, noun. (architecture) A representation of the genealogy of Christ, in decorative art, such as a genealogical tree in stained glass or a branched candlestick.
JESSE JAMES, proper noun. An American outlaw
JESSE JAMES, proper noun. (poker slang) Someone who often bluffs
JESSE JAMES, proper noun. (poker slang) A four and a five as starting cards in Texas hold 'em
JESSE TREE, noun. A symbolic tree, used as a common figure in medieval art, whose branches represent religious genealogies.
JESSE TREES, noun. Plural of Jesse Tree

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Nathaniel Hawthorne