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  1. jenkki

  1. Substantiivi

  2. jenkki

Yank englanniksi

  1. yank

  1. A Yankee, a Northerner: someone from the Northern United States, especially from England.

  2. 1865, unnamed Confederate officer, according to Lieutenant Joseph E. Moody, U.S.V., “Life in Confederate Prisons”, in ''Civil War Papers'', Volume II, Massachusetts Commandery (1900), page 368:

  3. Halt! come down there, you Yanks, come down!
  4. {{quote-book|en|year=1944|author=Fast|Howard Fast|title=Freedom Road|pageurl=http://books.google.com/books?id=S-fOlzPO400C&pg=PA33&dq=yanks|page=33|publisher=M.E. Sharpe|year_published=1995|isbn=978-1-56324-440-7

  5. {{quote-book|en|year=2004|author=O. K. Williams|title=The Way the Cards Fall|publisher=Trafford Publishing|isbn=9781412022897|pageurl=http://books.google.com/books?id=XvanTnXFtxwC&pg=PA16&dq=Yanks|page=16

  6. An American: someone from the States.

  7. 1951, “The Yanks Are Coming: U.S. shows world we are playing for keeps as 4th Division leaves to join Eisenhower's NATO army”, in ''(magazine)|Life'', 11 June 1951, page 38:

  8. “This time,” he Juin|General Alphonse-Pierre Juin told the Yanks, “you have not crossed to win new victories but to preserve peace. (..)