Yank

Gender: Neutral
Origin: Native American
Meaning: U.S. Northerner

What is the meaning of the name Yank?

The name Yank is primarily a gender-neutral name of Native American origin that means U.S. Northerner.

Diminutive of the word Yankee, a colloquial term given to Northerners in the U.S. Civil War. Yankee, itself, is fabled to be a Native American pronunciation of the Dutch word "Engles," which means English (referring to English settlers in New England).

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Names that sound like Yank:

Yanka, Yannis, Yenge, Yohance, Yancy, Yamka, Yumiko, Yankee, Yngwie, Yeong, Young, Yonca, Yong

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