younker

  • 1 Younker — Youn ker, n. [D. jonker, jonkeer; jong young + heer a lord, sir, gentleman. See {Young}, a.] A young person; a stripling; a yonker. [Obs. or Colloq.] [1913 Webster] That same younker soon was overthrown. Spenser. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 younker — c.1500, “young nobleman,” from M.Du. jonckher (Du. jonker), from jonc “young” + here “lord, master.” Cf. JUNKER (Cf. junker) …

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  • 3 younker — ☆ younker [yuŋ′kər ] n. [Du jonker < jong,YOUNG + heer, lord, gentleman; akin to Ger junker,JUNKER] 1. a) Obs. a young nobleman or gentleman ☆ b) in 18th cent. America, a man of property 2. Now Rare a youngster …

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  • 4 younker — A young man. From elementary school CAT tests. A younker is a young man …

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  • 5 younker — noun Etymology: Dutch jonker young nobleman Date: 1505 1. a young man 2. child, youngster …

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  • 6 younker — /yung keuhr/, n. 1. a youngster. 2. Obs. a young noble or gentleman. [1495 1505; < MD jonchere, equiv. to jonc YOUNG + here lord; c. G Junker] * * * …

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  • 7 younker — noun a) a young man; a lad, youngster b) junker …

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  • 8 younker — [ jʌŋkə] noun dated a youngster. Origin C16: from MDu. jonckher, from jonc young + hēre lord ; cf. Junker …

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  • 9 younker — n. See youngster …

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  • 10 younker — youn•ker [[t]ˈyʌŋ kər[/t]] n. 1) a youngster 2) Obs. a young noble or gentleman • Etymology: 1495–1505; < MD jonchere=jonc young+here lord …

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  • 11 younker — n. archaic = YOUNGSTER. Etymology: MDu. jonckher f. jonc YOUNG + here lord: cf. JUNKER …

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  • 12 Younkers — Infobox Company company name = Younkers, Inc. company company type = Department store company slogan = foundation = 1856 Keokuk, Iowa location = Milwaukee, Wisconsin industry = Retail products = Clothing, footwear, bedding, furniture, jewelry,… …

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  • 14 yonker — variant of younker * * * yonker obsolete form of ↑younker * * * yonk, yonker see junk n.3, younker …

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  • 15 Yonker — Yon ker, n. [See {Younker}.] A young fellow; a younker. [Obs. or Colloq.] Sir W. Scott. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 20 Jun|ker — or jun|ker 1 «YUNG kuhr», noun, adjective. –n. 1. a member of the former aristocratic, privileged class in Prussia. 2. an aristocrat who seeks to retain his social and political privileges. –adj. of or having to do with Junkers. ╂[< German… …

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