interjection Chiefly Dialect.
Origin of thankee
Examples from the Web for thankee
“Thankee,” said Bumpkin; but he had hardly spoken when he was startled by the most uproarious cheers from p. 225the taproom.The Humourous Story of Farmer Bumpkin's Lawsuit|Richard Harris
"Thankee, sir," continued the bo's'n's mate, oblivious to the sarcasm.Woven with the Ship|Cyrus Townsend Brady
We assured them that we were much pleased, for which they returned their "thankee, massa."The Anti-Slavery Examiner, Omnibus|American Anti-Slavery Society
“Thankee, pretty lady,” and looked at her as if she was a being from another world.Happy Days for Boys and Girls|Various
No more of it for me, thankee, Fagin, replied Mr. Chitling; Ive had enough.Oliver Twist, Vol. II (of 3)|Charles Dickens