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minny1

[min-ee] /ˈmɪn i/
noun, plural minnies. Chiefly Inland North and North Midland U.S..
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Origin of minny1
perhaps *min (Old English myne minnow) + -y2

minny2

[min-ee] /ˈmɪn i/
noun, plural minnies. Scot. and North England.
1.

minnie

or minny

[min-ee] /ˈmɪn i/
noun, Scot. and North England Informal.
1.
mother; mom.
Origin
pet variant of mither
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a mother

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Minnie

noun

Minneapolis (1940s+)

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