Janner

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Derived from Cousin Jan (the Devon form of John). See Janner for further explanation.

Proper noun[edit]

Janner

  1. (Britain, dated, slang) An English person born within ten miles of the sea.
  2. (Britain, slang) Someone from Plymouth,
  3. (Britain, slang) The accent and colloquialisms of such people used by the people of Plymouth.

Adjective[edit]

Janner ‎(not comparable)

  1. (Britain, slang, sometimes pejorative) Describing the Plymouths lower classes.

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