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Thread #56224   Message #3366803
Posted By: GUEST,Ron
22-Jun-12 - 04:54 PM
Thread Name: Epithet for English Immigrants in Song?
Subject: RE: Epithet for English Immigrants in Song?
Hi. I am also familiar with the term "jickie".
My father used it, he must have heard it from his
family in Rhode Island. It was used interchangeably
with "limey" to describe an Englishman.
Here is another link about it.
http://www.odps.org/glossword/index.php?a=term&d=4&t=13475