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Jonas

(jō`nəs), Greek form of Hebrew JonahJonah
, prophetic book of the Bible. It tells the story of a prophet called by God to preach repentance to the city of Nineveh. According to the Second Book of Kings, Jonah lived during the reign (c.786 B.C.–c.746 B.C.) of Jeroboam II.
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. St. Peter's father is called Jonas and Jona (KJV) and John (RSV).

Jonah

, Jonas
Old Testament
a. a Hebrew prophet who, having been thrown overboard from a ship in which he was fleeing from God, was swallowed by a great fish and vomited onto dry land
b. the book in which his adventures are recounted
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