Definition of Jura. Meaning of Jura. Synonyms of Jura

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Definition of Jura

Jura
Jura Ju"ra, n. [F. & L.] 1. A range of mountains between France and Switzerland. 2. (Geol.) The Jurassic period. See Jurassic.
Jura
Jurassic Ju*ras"sic, a. (Geol.) Of the age of the middle Mesozoic, including, as divided in England and Europe, the Lias, O["o]lite, and Wealden; -- named from certain rocks of the Jura mountains. -- n. The Jurassic period or formation; -- called also the Jura.

Meaning of Jura from wikipedia

- Jura may refer to: Jura, Scotland, island in United Kingdom Jūra, river in Lithuania Jura Mountains, mountains on the French-Swiss-German border Franconian...
- The Jura Mountains (/ˈ(d)ʒʊərə/ JOOR-ə, Z****-ə, French: [ʒyʁa] (listen), German: [ˈjuːra] (listen), locally [ˈjuːɾa];[needs Arpitan IPA] French: M****if...
- The Republic and Canton of Jura (French: République et canton du Jura), less formally the Canton of Jura or Canton Jura (/ˈ(d)ʒʊərə/ JOOR-ə, Z****-ə, French: [ʒyʁa]...
- Jura (/ˈ(d)ʒʊərə/ JOOR-ə, Z****-ə, French: [ʒyʁa] (listen))[needs Arpitan IPA] is a department in the Bourgogne-Franche-Comté region in Eastern France...
- Jura (/ˈdʒʊərə/ JOOR-ə; Scottish Gaelic: Diùra; Scots: Jura) is an island in the Inner Hebrides of Scotland, adjacent to and northeast of Islay. With...
- The Jūra is a river in Lithuania and a right tributary of the Nemunas (Neman). It mostly follows a meandering and natural course, although two concrete...
- 832889°N 5.951056°W / 55.832889; -5.951056 Jura distillery is a Scotch whisky distillery on the island of Jura in the Inner Hebrides off the West Coast...
- Jura Elektroapparate AG is a Swiss developer and distributor of home appliances, mainly espresso machines, headquartered in Niederbuchsiten, Canton of...
- Jura wine is French wine produced in the Jura département. Located between Burgundy and Switzerland, this cool climate wine region produces wines with...
- constitutes the middle period of the Mesozoic era and is named after the Jura Mountains, where limestone strata from the period were first identified....