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YankeeYankee Yan"kee, a.
Of or pertaining to a Yankee; characteristic of the Yankees.
The alertness of the Yankee aspect. --Hawthorne.
Yankee clover. (Bot.) See Japan clover, under Japan.
Yankee Yan"kee, n. [Commonly considered to be a corrupt
pronunciation of the word English, or of the French word
Anglais, by the native Indians of America. According to
Thierry, a corruption of Jankin, a diminutive of John, and a
nickname given to the English colonists of Connecticut by the
Dutch settlers of New York. Dr. W. Gordon (``Hist. of the
Amer. War,' ed, 1789, vol. i., pp. 324, 325) says it was a
favorite cant word in Cambridge, Mass., as early as 1713, and
that it meant excellent; as, a yankee good horse, yankee good
cider, etc. Cf. Scot yankie a sharp, clever, and rather bold
woman, and Prov. E. bow-yankees a kind of leggins worn by
A nickname for a native or citizen of New England, especially
one descended from old New England stock; by extension, an
inhabitant of the Northern States as distinguished from a
Southerner; also, applied sometimes by foreigners to any
inhabitant of the United States.
From meanness first this Portsmouth Yankey rose, And
still to meanness all his conduct flows. --Oppression,
A poem by an
Meaning of Yankee from wikipedia
- The term "Yankee
" and its contracted
form "Yank" have several interrelated
meanings, all referring
from the United
States; its various
- Yankee Stadium
is a baseball
in Concourse, Bronx, New York City. It is the home field
for the New York Yankees
of Major League Baseball
Rodríguez (born February
3, 1977), known professionally
as Daddy Yankee
, is a Puerto Rican
singer, songwriter, rapper, actor
- The original Yankee Stadium
was a stadium located
in the Bronx, New York City. It was the home ballpark
of the New York Yankees
, one of the city's Major...
- The New York Yankees
are an American professional baseball
in the New York City borough
of the Bronx. The Yankees compete
in Major League
Doodle" is a well-known American
song, the early versions
date to before
Years' War and the American
Revolution. It is often...
- The Yankee Candle Company
(referred to simply
Candle) is an American manufacturer
candles, candleholders, accessories...
- Yankee Clipper
to: A clipper
ship in United States service
of Joe DiMaggio, a Major League Baseball player Yankee
Clipper, a Pan...
- song by Puerto Rican singer
Luis Fonsi featuring Puerto Rican rapper Daddy Yankee
from Fonsi's 2019 studio album
Vida. On January
12, 2017, Universal
- Yankee Hotel Foxtrot
is the fourth album
by Chicago-based rock band Wilco. The album
in 2001, but Reprise
Records, a Warner Music Group