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Davy Jones, personification or spirit of the sea. The name is best known in the expression "Davy Jones's locker," meaning the bottom of the sea, to which drowned sailors go.

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Davy Jones

Davy Jones (naut. sl.) spirit of the sea, sailor's devil; Davy Jones's locker, grave of those who perish at sea. XVIII. The allusion is unkn.

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Jones, Davy

Davy Jones: see Davy Jones.

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