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(Old Testament) Jonah did not wish to become a prophet so God caused a great storm to throw him overboard from a ship

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a person believed to bring bad luck to those around him

a book in the Old Testament that tells the story of Jonah and the whale

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'It is one of his wishes to meet Manny Pacquiao in person,' said Mark Villamil, father of Jonah, in a video feature on Fox PBC.
Fast forward to 2019, Jonah and his family got to hang out and take selfies with Pacquiao
If Jonah had been turning 8 rather than 14, he likely would have accepted his dad's offer without a second thought, and his mom would have needed to remind him to say thank you for the trade.
Jonah was loaded on to a specially constructed 100ft trailer - at the time the biggest lorry in the world.
Jonah, who said on the occasion that without taxation Nigeria would not be able to survive, noted that the government was accountable to the people through taxation.
"I don't know what we're gonna do or how many episodes, but definitely Jonah Hex is going to be a part of Season 3."
When Jonah finally ends up going to Nineveh and taking God's message to the people there, they repent and God has mercy on them.
Perhaps Jonah was daunted by his prophetic mission.
Esther and Jonah are likable characters and readers will admire Esther's strength and determination as she confronts one fear after another.
Jonah acquired 1,200 producing wells and 27,000 net acres in the Jonah and Pinedale fields.
When, in the Introduction to this biography Jan Morris speaks of Jonah as an artist who 'did not seem to recognize distinctions', an artist equally at home as sculptor, author, painter, stone-letterer and calligrapher, 'an artist, believing in the unity of art', that unity in diversity is best understood in terms of Blake and Joyce's definitions.
Bullied by his brother and living in the shadow of his athletic best friend, Jonah is crippled by self-loathing and insecurity.