Jazz

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

A fanciful spelling variant of Jaz and Jas.

Proper noun[edit]

Jazz

  1. A diminutive of the male given name James.
    • 2001 Ian Rankin, Resurrection Men, Orion, page 4:
      His real name was James, but those who knew him seemed never to call him that. He was Jamesy, or more often Jazz.
  2. A diminutive of the female given name Jasmine.
    • 2012? Madeleine Oh, At Long Last, in The Mammoth Book of Erotica: Volume 4, Constable and Robinson Ltd (2012), ISBN 1472102053:
      "He calls you Jazzikins." He would. He had. Couldn't call me Jazz or Jasmine the way everyone else did.

German[edit]

German Wikipedia has an article on:

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Noun[edit]

Jazz m

  1. jazz (musical art form)

External links[edit]

  • Jazz in Duden online