Janner

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

Janner (plural Janners)

  1. (Britain, dated, slang) An English person born within ten miles of the sea.
  2. (Britain, slang) Someone from Plymouth,

Proper noun[edit]

Janner

  1. (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 Plymouth's lower classes.

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