Jorden

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Jorden A chamber pot.
    • Jorden A pot or vessel with a large neck, formerly used by physicians and alchemists.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Prob. fr. the river Jordan, and shortened fr. Jordan bottle, a bottle of water from the Jordan, brought back by pilgrims

Usage

In literature:

On the sixth, Mr. Jorden asked me why I had not attended.
"Life of Johnson" by James Boswell
Himlen er bleven Jordens Gjaest Snart er det Julens sode Fest.
"The Magnetic North" by Elizabeth Robins (C. E. Raimond)
Vaer hilset nu, naar solen atter stempler sit gyldne segl paa jordens stolte pande.
"An Essay Toward a History of Shakespeare in Norway" by Martin Brown Ruud
We have 'Enter Mr. Jorden, musick' obviously in one balcony from the ensuing dialogue.
"The Works of Aphra Behn, Vol. I (of 6)" by Aphra Behn
The last number of the American Naturalist presents the following from David S. Jorden, of Bloomington, Indiana.
"Prairie Farmer, Vol. 56: No. 3, January 19, 1884." by Various
Captain Kirk is pretty good-looking; but, we rather guess he is not on the right side of Jorden this time.
"Incidents of the War: Humorous, Pathetic, and Descriptive" by Alf Burnett
So dey sent fer ole Aunt Moony Jorden.
"Sunlight Patch" by Credo Fitch Harris
Mark Jorden was a tall, blond man in his late twenties.
"The Colonists" by Raymond F. Jones
JORDEN TOWN, JAMAICA, B. W. I.
"Harper's Round Table, August 20, 1895" by Various
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In news:

Even in a room full of people, it's hard to miss Jorden Garner's smile.
Four-year-old Jorden was featured in a story I produced last Saturday night.
Kevin Jorden wins his first Golfslinger.com Tour event.
Jorden and Brett Donohoo.
Jorden Ashley Thierry and Brett Keitai Donohoo were united in marriage Sept 8 at Snowbasin Resort, followed by a reception in their honor.
Jorden 's Body Believed Found.
Police believe they've found the body of Dr Timothy Jorden , the surgeon that was wanted for the shooting death of Jacqueline Wisniewski in Erie County Medical Center.
Kevin and Heidi Wilke of Cape Coral are the parents of an 8-pound, 4-ounce baby boy, Jorden Alexander Wilke.
Jorden was born April 26, 2010, at HealthPark Hospital in Fort Myers.
At birth, Jorden was 21 inches long.
Eleanor Harz Jorden , a summer resident of East Chop, Vineyard Haven or Chilmark all her life, died at home in Andover, Mass.
It has been four years since death of a Gainesville toddler, but Friday, the family of Jorden Saager is seeing justice.
Jorden 's home empty, search continues.
Jorden J Souther has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.
Jordening Partridge, of Ames, formerly of Eldora, passed away Sunday, Nov 11, 2012 at the Northcrest Community in Ames.
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