A similar dwelling, “The bunkie”, meant to serve as a guesthouse or office, recently started taking orders.
bunkie, Louisiana itself was split in half by a railroad track, with black and whites living on either side.
In bunkie, Eakin also arranged concerts in the local auditorium.
One of the men told how his bunkie at Base Six in Bordeaux had died of heart failure when under ether.
"Your bunkie ain't no dude, either, Sarge," continued Kelly.
When night came on my bunkie and I, along with others, spread our blankets on the hurricane deck back of the smokestacks.
But I've simply got to talk a bit with you, bunkie, my head is so full of it all.
We had reached camp, and were pitching tents, when I heard his bunkie demanding his whereabouts.
Chris drew his knife and ran at him, but it was Andy his bunkie he had run his knife into.
A soldier may have many acquaintances and a number of friends, but he has but one "bunkie."
A roommate or bunkmate; a close friend: ok, bunkies, let's raise our right hands and make a solemn pledge (Students fr WWII armed forces)