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Meaning of "Jr" in the English dictionary

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WHAT DOES JR MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of Jr in the English dictionary

The definition of Jr in the dictionary is junior.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE JR

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Juan de Fuca
Juantorena
juba
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Synonyms and antonyms of Jr in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Jr» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF JR

Find out the translation of Jr to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of Jr from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «Jr» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

JR
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Jr
570 millions of speakers

English

Jr
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

जूनियर
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الابن
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Jr
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Jr
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

জুনিয়র
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Jr
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Jr
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

jr
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ジュニア
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

주니어
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Jr
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

jr
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஜூனியர்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

जूनियर
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Jr
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Jr
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

jr
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Jr
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Jr
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Jr
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Jr
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Jr
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Jr
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Jr

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «JR»

The term «Jr» is very widely used and occupies the 2.151 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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Principal search tendencies and common uses of Jr
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «JR» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «Jr» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «Jr» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Jr

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5 QUOTES WITH «JR»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word Jr.
1
Gregg Allman
I got Jimmy Hall from Wet Willie and he also plays now with Hank Williams Jr.
2
Horton Foote
My mother, twenty-two, was Harriet Gautier Brooks, named for her paternal grandmother, but always called Hallie. My father, twenty-six, was Albert Horton Foote, named for his father and great-grandfather, and I was named Albert Horton Foote, Jr.
3
Dick Gregory
I am really enjoying the new Martin Luther King Jr stamp - just think about all those white bigots, licking the backside of a black man.
4
Bill Griffith
Then I abandoned comics for fine art because I had some romantic vision of being like Vincent Van Gogh Jr.
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Tom Hiddleston
Tony Stark in 'Iron Man' helped wider audiences finally embrace the enormous talent of Robert Downey Jr.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «JR»

Discover the use of Jr in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Jr and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Ebony Jr.
Created by the publishers of EBONY. During its years of publishing it was the largest ever children-focused publication for African Americans.
2
Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Image of God
In this book, Richard W. Wills Sr. offers a comprehensive analysis of King's appeal for civil rights by investigating his understanding of imago Dei.
Richard W. Wills Adjunct Instructor of Religious Studies Virginia Commonwealth University, 2009
3
Ebony Jr.
Created by the publishers of EBONY. During its years of publishing it was the largest ever children-focused publication for African Americans.
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The Words of Martin Luther King, Jr.: Second Edition
Gathers selections from King's writings, speeches, and sermons about racism, civil rights, justice, freedom, faith, nonviolence, and peace.
Martin Luther King, III, Coretta Scott King, 2008
5
Martin Luther King, Jr
Drawing on recent scholarship on the Civil Rights Movement, this volume condenses research previously only available in larger literature.
Peter John Ling, 2002
6
Understanding Hubert Selby, Jr
In this study, James Giles examines the controversial writer's four novels and one collection of short stories to make the case that Selby's writings represent an innovative merger of both "naturalistic" and "surrealistic" modes.
James Richard Giles, 1998
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The Papers of Martin Luther King, Jr: Threshold of a new ...
"The editors continue their excellent work. One has a poignant sense of King at the end of his twenties, famous, with a full diary, innumerable demands, a knife scar above his heart, and an unfulfilled mission in his soul.
Martin Luther King (Jr.), Clayborne Carson, Peter Holloran, 2005
8
Ebony Jr.
Created by the publishers of EBONY. During its years of publishing it was the largest ever children-focused publication for African Americans.
9
Management
Completely updated and revised, this eleventh edition arms managers with the business tools they’ll need to succeed.
John R. Schermerhorn, Jr, 2010
10
A Picture Book of Martin Luther King, Jr
A brief, illustrated, biography of the Baptist minister and civil rights leader whose philosophy and practice of nonviolent civil disobedience helped American blacks win many battles for equal rights.
David A. Adler, 1989

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «JR»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Jr is used in the context of the following news items.
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Carl Frampton v Alejandro Gonzalez Jr: Live updates, round-by …
Carl Frampton v Alejandro Gonzalez Jr: Live updates, round-by-round coverage of IBF title fight in El Paso. Carl Frampton is in the ring ... «Belfast Telegraph, Jul 15»
2
Toronto Blue Jays prospect Vladimir Guerrero Jr. shows home-run …
Bautista handed Vladimir Guerrero Jr. a new pair of red, white and blue cleats to wear during his first batting practice with the Blue Jays. «National Post, Jul 15»
3
Carl Frampton vs Alejandro Gonzalez Jr: Boxing on TV - Scott Quigg …
Carl Frampton vs Alejandro Gonzalez Jr: Boxing on TV - Scott Quigg vs ... IBF super bantamweight title against Mexico's Alejandro Gonzalez Jr. «The Independent, Jul 15»
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Julio Chavez Jr. faces Marcos Reyes tonight - Boxing News
By Yannis Mihanos: An elite fighter should be in top shape any day and anytime. Floyd Mayweather Jr. is an elite fighter for the last 18 years. «Boxing News 24, Jul 15»
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After Hank Williams Jr. Confederate flag fallout, Red Butte wants to …
(Leah Hogsten | The Salt Lake Tribune) Country musician Hank Williams, Jr., better known as Bocephus, entertains the crowd at Red Butte ... «Salt Lake Tribune, Jul 15»
6
Robert Downey Jr. Visits Food Truck in Atlanta : People.com
Robert Downey Jr. paid a surprise visit to a food truck operator and his crew in Atlanta, Georgia, on Tuesday. "All of a sudden, someone knocks ... «People Magazine, Jul 15»
7
Jarvis Landry says Odell Beckham Jr. is a 'freak of nature' | NOLA.com
While there, the Convent, La. native discussed his relationship with former LSU teammate and Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. and said ... «NOLA.com, Jul 15»
8
Vernell Brown Jr., police officer struck by car, has died | NOLA.com
Veteran New Orleans police officer Vernell Brown Jr., who had been in a coma for five days since he was struck by a car on U.S. 90, died Friday ... «NOLA.com, Jul 15»
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Dale Earnhardt Jr. says drivers and NASCAR have different visions …
"For the last probably 10 years we didn't even know what a good show was,” Dale Earnhardt Jr. told the Charlotte Observer on Friday at New ... «SportingNews.com, Jul 15»
10
John Fong, Jr. - Elko Daily Free Press
John Fong, Jr., beloved son, brother, father, and grandfather, aged 51, passed away following his battle with cancer on July 11, 2015. John Jr. «Elko Daily Free Press, Jul 15»

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