Johnny

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

John +‎ -y

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Johnny

  1. A diminutive of the male given name John.

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Noun[edit]

Johnny (plural Johnnys)

  1. (slang) A jack (the playing card)
  2. A nickname for Confederate soldiers, used by the Union soldiers in the American Civil War (1861-1865).

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Danish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Johnny

  1. A male given name of English origin.

Norwegian[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Johnny

  1. A male given name of English origin.

Swedish[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Johnny

  1. A male given name borrowed from English.