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English

Pronunciation

Etymology

Middle English boni, probably from Old French bon, feminine bonne (good), from [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] bonus (good). See bounty, and compare bonus, boon.

Adjective

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  1. (Geordie) Alternative spelling of bonnie.

References

  • The New Geordie Dictionary, Frank Graham, 1987, ISBN 0946928118
  • Todd's Geordie Words and Phrases, George Todd, Newcastle, 1977[1]
  • Northumberland Words, English Dialect Society, R. Oliver Heslop, 1893-4[2]

bonny” in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.


Scots

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  1. Alternative spelling of bonnie.

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