Meaning of “Jnr” in the English Dictionary


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Jnradjective [ after noun ]

UK US Jr. uk /ˈdʒuː.ni.ər/ us /ˈdʒuː.ni.ɚ/

abbreviation for junior noun : used after a man's name to refer to the younger of two men in the same family who have the same name

(Definition of “Jnr” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"Jnr." in Business English

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UK US Jr. uk us

written abbreviation for Junior: used after the name of a man to show that he is the son of a man with the same name:

J Paul Getty Jnr.

(Definition of “Jnr.” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)