heinie

heinie

1 [hahy-nee]
noun Slang: Disparaging and Offensive.
a German, especially a German soldier of World War I.

Origin:
1900–05; partly Anglicized form of German Heine, familiar variant of Heinrich ‘Henry’; see -ie

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heinie

2 [hahy-nee]
noun Slang.
the buttocks.
Also, hiney.


Origin:
1935–40; alteration of hinder2; see -ie

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Heinie
"a German," especially a Ger. soldier," 1904, N.Amer. slang, from pet form of common Ger. male proper name Heinrich (see Henry). Brought to Europe in World War I by Canadian soldiers (British soldiers called the adversary Fritz).

heinie
slang for "the buttocks," by 1930s, probably a contraction of hind end.
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