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or minny

[min-ee] /ˈmɪn i/
noun, Scot. and North England Informal.
mother; mom.
Origin of minnie
pet variant of mither


[min-ee] /ˈmɪn i/
a female given name, form of Mary. Unabridged
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  • We let his minnie die, and sent his two babies to the Children's Shelter.

    The Next of Kin Nellie L. McClung
  • minnie lay back limp and colorless in a big chair by the stove.

    Lorimer of the Northwest Harold Bindloss
  • If they got such soup as this at the Waldorf, minnie leben, I bet yer the least they would soak you for it is a dollar.

    Abe and Mawruss Montague Glass
  • For the air rang with the shrieks of minnie, who was being scalped with a teaspoon.

    A Room With A View E. M. Forster
  • minnie smiled "yes," but did not like to utter her opinion too decidedly before a stranger; besides, she was thinking.

    Miles Tremenhere, Vol 1 of 2 Annette Marie Maillard
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Minneapolis (1940s+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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