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- (North East England) IPA(key): /ˈdʒoə̯di/
- (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈdʒɔːdi/
- (General American) IPA(key): /ˈd͡ʒɔɹdi/
Audio (UK) (file)
- Rhymes: -ɔː(ɹ)di
- A diminutive of the male given name George.
- A diminutive of the female given names Georgia, Georgiana, Georgette, or Georgina.
Geordie (countable and uncountable, plural Geordies)
- (uncountable) Dialect/colloquial form of English spoken by Geordies, people from Tyneside.
- (Northern England and Scotland, obsolete) A guinea.
- Someone from Tyneside.
- (mining, dated) A kind of safety lamp invented by George Stephenson.
- A pitman who works in a coal mine.
- A collier boat.
- ^ 1881, Rossiter W. Raymond, A Glossary of Mining and Metallurgical Terms
- (coal miner): 1873, John Camden Hotten, The Slang Dictionary
Geordie (not comparable)
- Related to or characteristic of Geordies, Tyneside or Newcastle upon Tyne.
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