Pronunciation: ( jon'u-thun),[key] —n. 1. a son of Saul and friend of David. I Sam. 18–20.
2. Archaic.an American, esp. a New Englander. Cf. Brother Jonathan. 3. a male given name: from a Hebrew word meaning “God gave.”
Pronunciation: ( jon'u-thun),[key] —n. a variety of red apple that matures in early autumn.