Geordie meaning

jôr'dē
A person born or living in or near Newcastle-upon-Tyne.
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A native or inhabitant of Newcastle upon Tyne, England, or its environs.
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The dialect of English spoken by Geordies.
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A formerly used British gold coin worth one pound and five pence; a guinea.
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The variety of Brit. English spoken there.
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Dialect/colloquial form of English spoken by Geordies, people from Tyneside.
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A diminutive of the male given name George.
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A diminutive of the female given names Georgia, Georgiana, Georgette and Georgina.
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Someone from Tyneside.
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(mining, dated) A kind of safety lamp invented by George Stephenson.

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Related to or characteristic of Geordies or Newcastle upon Tyne.
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Origin of geordie

  • Scots diminutive of George after Saint George whose image was once stamped on it
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
  • Scots diminutive of George
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
  • Diminutive of George.
    From Wiktionary