Definition of Joseph in English:

Joseph

Line breaks: Jo¦seph
Pronunciation: /ˈdʒəʊzɪf
 
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(In the Bible) a Hebrew patriarch, son of Jacob. He was given a coat of many colours by his father, but was then sold by his jealous brothers into captivity in Egypt, where he attained high office (Gen. 30-50).

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