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Paddy (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Paddy

The general name for an Irishman: being the abbreviation of Patrick, the name of the tutelar saint of that island.

Definition taken from The 1811 Dictionary of the Vulgar Tongue, originally by Francis Grose.

Paddington Fair Day * Painter

Nearby

Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

John S. Farmer's collection of canting songs and slang rhymes

P’s
P
Packet
Packthread
Pad
Pad Borrowers
To Pad the Hoof
Paddington Fair Day
Paddy
Painter
Pair of Wings
To Palaver
Palliards
Pall
Pam
Pannam
Pannier Man
Panny
Panter