ginnel

/ (ˈɡɪnəl, ˈdʒɪn-) /

noun

Northern English dialect a narrow passageway between buildings

Nearby words

  1. gingrich,
  2. gingrich, newt,
  3. gink,
  4. ginkgo,
  5. ginned,
  6. ginnery,
  7. ginnie mae,
  8. ginnungagap,
  9. ginny,
  10. gino

Word Origin for ginnel

C17: perhaps a corruption of channel 1

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