[ jawr-dee ]
/ ˈdʒɔr di /

noun British.

a native of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England.
the dialect spoken by Geordies.

Origin of Geordie

generic use of Geordie, hypocoristic form of George Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

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British Dictionary definitions for geordie

/ (ˈdʒɔːdɪ) British /


a person who comes from or lives in Tyneside
the dialect spoken by these people


of or relating to these people or their dialect

Word Origin for Geordie

C19: a diminutive of George
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