What does johnny mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Rebel, Reb, Johnny Reb, Johnny, greyback(noun)

    `Johnny' was applied as a nickname for Confederate soldiers by the Federal soldiers in the American Civil War; `greyback' derived from their grey Confederate uniforms

Wiktionary

  1. Johnny(Noun)

    A jack (the playing card)

  2. Johnny(Noun)

    A nickname for Confederate soldiers, used by the Federal soldiers in the American Civil War (1861-1865).

    Willie Cox said they found him in the barn, shot bang through the head, and the young English johnny who'd been on the station learning farming - disappeared. - "Millie", 1913 short story by Katherine Mansfield

  3. Johnny(ProperNoun)

    .

  4. johnny(Noun)

    A condom.

  5. johnny(Noun)

    An inexperienced new worker, usually an immigrant.

    Willie Cox said they found him in the barn, shot bang through the head, and the young English johnny who'd been on the station learning farming - disappeared. - "Millie", 1913 short story by Katherine Mansfield

  6. johnny(Noun)

    A gown with a back opening closed with snaps or ties, worn by hospital patients.

    Synonyms: hospital gown; patient gown

Webster Dictionary

  1. Johnny(noun)

    a familiar diminutive of John

  2. Johnny(noun)

    a sculpin

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    Song lyrics by johnny -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by johnny on the Lyrics.com website.

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'johnny' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3602

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of johnny in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of johnny in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Johnny Wowk:

    If it’s not Johnny Wowk, It’s not Johnny The Walker.

  2. Johnny Chaillot-Louganis:

    We felt like orphans and then Johnny was an orphan from his city and his job.

  3. Johnny Wowk:

    If you feel your walk matters then it matters. -Johnny Wowk AKA Johnny The Walker

  4. Merle Haggard:

    I didn’t like Johnny Cash, i thought he was kind of corny. I wasn’t really a fan.

  5. Jerry Coleman:

    They've taken the foot off Johnny Grubb. Uh, they've taken the shoe off Johnny Grubb.

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