- Chiefly Southern U.S. the northern states of the U.S.
- Chiefly British. the U.S.
- Chiefly Northern U.S. New England.
Origin of Yankeeland
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Examples from the Web for yankeeland
I am ready to follow her to Yankeeland, or any other place she chooses to go.A Confederate Girl's Diary
Sarah Margan Dawson
In Yankeeland, while here with us the case is just the opposite.
In another two hours well be out on the gulf and by to-morrow well be out of reach of any one in Yankeeland.The Boy Aviators' Flight for a Fortune
This looked very shiftless, especially in a country abounding in water-power, and reminded me that I was no longer in Yankeeland.Excursions and Poems
Henry David Thoreau
The Spurgeon of Yankeeland goes on to speak about the "internal evidence" of the Bible.Flowers of Freethought
George W. Foote