Ginnie Mae

[ jin-ee ]
/ ˈdʒɪn i /

noun Finance.

Origin of Ginnie Mae

1970–75; formed from the initials GNMA; cf. Fannie Mae
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Word Origin and History for ginnie mae

Ginnie Mae


1970, fleshed out in the form of a fem. proper name, from GNMA, acronym of Government National Mortgage Association.

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