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  1. jackeen(Noun)

    A person from Dublin.

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  1. Jackeen(noun)

    a drunken, dissolute fellow

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  1. Jackeen

    Jackeen is a mildly pejorative term for someone from Dublin, Ireland. The Oxford English Dictionary defines it as "A contemptuous designation for a self-assertive worthless fellow," citing the earliest documented use from the year 1840.

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