maneen

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From man +‎ -een.

Noun[edit]

maneen (plural maneens)

  1. (Ireland) a midget
    • 1916: "I was standing at the end of the South Terrace one day with some maneens like myself and sure we thought we were grand fellows because we had pipes stuck in the corners of our mouths." - James Joyce, Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man (Macmillan Press Ltd, paperback, 88)

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