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Definition of Bumpkin

Bumpkin
Bumpkin Bump"kin, n. [The same word as bumkin, which Cotgrave defines thus: ``Bumkin, Fr. chicambault, the luffe-block, a long and thick piece of wood, whereunto the fore-sayle and sprit-sayle are fastened, when a ship goes by the winde.' Hence, a clumsy man may easily have been compared to such a block of wood; cf. OD. boomken a little tree. See Boom a pole.] An awkward, heavy country fellow; a clown; a country lout. ``Bashful country bumpkins.' --W. Irving.

Meaning of Bumpkin from wikipedia

- Bumpkin may refer to: Country bumpkin, a synonym for the term yokel; a foolish, poorly educated person from a rural region Boomkin, also known as a bumpkin...
- "Country Bumpkin" is a song written by Don Wayne, and recorded by American country music artist Cal Smith. It was released in February 1974 as the first...
- Bumpkin Island, also known as Round Island, Bomkin Island, Bumkin Island, or Ward's Island, is an island in the Hingham Bay area of the Boston Harbor...
- someone living in rural areas. Synonyms for yokel include bubba, country bumpkin, hayseed, chawbacon, rube, redneck, hillbilly and hick. The Clampetts,...
- The Bumpkin Billionaires was a British humoristic comic strip which ran from 1974 until 2000. It was drawn by Mike Lacey throughout except for the last...
- was an American country musician, most famous for his 1974 hits "Country Bumpkin" and "It's Time to Pay the Fiddler". Calvin Grant Shofner was born on April...
- Beasts and Bumpkins is a single player real-time strategy video game. It was developed by Worldweaver Ltd and published by Electronic Arts in 1997 and...
- have a copy of the script; she sends her friend Bumpkin to deliver her last copy to Maraschino. As Bumpkin runs to the studio, he occasionally bumps into...
- A rube is a country bumpkin or an inexperienced, unsophisticated person. Rube is also sometimes used as a nickname, for Reuben, Ruben or Rubin. Rube Bloom...
- African languages, used in the U.S. and the West Indies. Bumpkin, Country Bumpkin, Hillbilly Bumpkin poor rural white people, mainly those who share a rural...