pinkeen

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English[edit]

Pinkeens (minnow).

Etymology[edit]

From pink ‎(minnow) +‎ -een ‎(diminutive).

Noun[edit]

pinkeen ‎(plural pinkeens)

  1. (Ireland) A little fish; especially the minnow, Phoxinus phoxinus.
  2. (Ireland) An insignificant person.

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