noun see Yankee I

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  • Yankeedom — ☆ Yankeedom1 [yaŋ′kēdəm ] n. Yankees collectively ☆ Yankeedom2 [yaŋ′kēdəm ] name for the United States; esp., the northern states or New England …   English World dictionary

  • Yankeedom — /yang kee deuhm/, n. 1. the region inhabited by Yankees. 2. Yankees collectively. [1835 45, Amer.; YANKEE + DOM] * * * …   Universalium

  • Yankeedom — New England; Northeastern United States …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

  • yankeedom — n. region populated by Yankees; Yankees as a group …   English contemporary dictionary

  • yankeedom — yan·kee·dom …   English syllables

  • yankeedom — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Arthur Fremantle — Les Coldstream Guards, régiment d élite de la garde du souverain britannique, dont Arthur Fremantle assure le commandement pendant vingt huit ans. Sir Arthur James Lyon Fremantle (novembre 1835 25 septembre 1901), GCMG[Note 1 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Yankee — I. noun Etymology: origin unknown Date: 1758 1. a. a native or inhabitant of New England b. a native or inhabitant of the northern United States 2. a native or inhabitant of the United States • Yankeedom noun • Yankeeism noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Yankee Doodle — is a well known US song, often sung patriotically today. It is the state anthem of Connecticut. [ [http://www.ct.gov/sots/cwp/view.asp?a=3188 q=392608 STATE OF CONNECTICUT, Sites º Seals º Symbols] ; Connecticut State Register Manual ; retrieved… …   Wikipedia

  • Dixie Doodle — was a popular parody of Yankee Doodle in the South at the time of the American Civil War. It was written in 1862 by Margaret Weir, published in New Orleans, and dedicated to our dear Soldiers on the Battle Field . Cover of the 1862 sheet music… …   Wikipedia

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