Yankee (slang)

Type: noun, adjective, slang

Pronunciation: /yahn-kee/

Plural: Yankees

What does Yankee mean?

Someone who was born and raised in the Northern United States.

Yankee Synonyms: Northerner

Example sentence: “My shawty from New York, she a yankee.”

Yankee in songs:

L.A., New York Yankee niggas, to Hotlanta” – Nelly, Country Grammar (Hot Shit).

“If I hit New York, I take my shank like a Yankee” – Young Thug, I’m Scared.

“New York Yankee cap cover my eyes, stand in one spot” – Nas, N.Y. State of Mind, Pt. II.

“Shit, I made the Yankee hat more famous than a Yankee can” – Jay-Z, Empire State of Mind.

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