hunkies

hunky

2 [huhng-kee]
noun, plural hunkies. (sometimes initial capital letter) Slang: Disparaging and Offensive.
a person of Hungarian or Slavic descent, especially an unskilled or semiskilled worker.
Also, hunkie.


Origin:
1895–1900; perhaps Hung(arian) (with devoicing of -g-, influenced by hunk) + -y2; cf. bohunk

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