hooligan

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Almost certainly from the surname Houlihan.

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hooligan (plural hooligans)

  1. (informal, pejorative) A person that causes trouble or violence.

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Dutch[edit]

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Noun[edit]

hooligan m (plural hooligans, diminutive hooligannetje n)

  1. (pejorative) hooligan

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English hooligan.

Noun[edit]

hooligan m, f (plural hooligans)

  1. a sports hooligan