- a midshipman.
Origin of middie
see origin at middy1
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Miss Middie Morgan, pronounced the best judge of horned cattle in this country.
Middie Eagle reported to the captain, and his praise of Dacres was just and generous.The Cruise of the "Lively Bee"</p>
John De Morgan
- Australian a glass or bottle containing 285ml of beer
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