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Meanings

Biblical Names Meaning:

In Biblical Names the meaning of the name Jonah is: A dove; he that oppresses; destroyer.

Hebrew Baby Names Meaning:

In Hebrew Baby Names the meaning of the name Jonah is: Dove. In the Bible, the prophet Jonah was swallowed by a whale after God caused his ship to sink and then was tossed up onto dry land after three days and nights. Sailors traditionally use the name Jonah to personify someone who brings bad luck.

American Baby Names Meaning:

In American Baby Names the meaning of the name Jonah is: A dove; he that oppresses; destroyer.

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