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n. Chiefly British
1. A native or inhabitant of Newcastle upon Tyne, England, or its environs.
2. The dialect of English spoken by Geordies.
[Scots, diminutive of George.]
A formerly used British gold coin worth one pound and five pence; a guinea.
[Scots, diminutive of George, after Saint Georgewhose image was once stamped on it.]
1. (Peoples) a person who comes from or lives in Tyneside
2. (Languages) the dialect spoken by these people
3. (Peoples) of or relating to these people or their dialect
4. (Languages) of or relating to these people or their dialect
[C19: a diminutive of George]
1. a native of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England, and its vicinity.
2. the dialect or accent characteristic of Geordies.
[1860–70; generic use of Geordie, hypocoristic form of George]
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|Noun||1.||Geordie - a native of Newcastle-upon-Tyne|
English person - a native or inhabitant of England
|2.||geordie - the nonstandard dialect of natives of Newcastle-upon-Tyne|