Pronunciation: ( jas'pur),[key] —n. 1. a compact, opaque, cryptocrystalline variety of quartz, usually colored red: often used in decorative carvings.
2. Also called cameo ware, jas'per•ware". a fine, hard stoneware introduced c1775 by Wedgwood, stained various colors by metallic oxides, with raised designs in white.
Pronunciation: ( jas'pur),[key] —n.Older Slang. a fellow; guy.
Pronunciation: ( jas'pur),[key] —n. 1. a city in NW Alabama. 11,894.
2. a resort town in SW Alberta, in SW Canada, on the Athabaska River: headquarters for Jasper National Park. 3060.
3. a male given name, form of Caspar.