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  1. Canucknoun

    informal term for Canadians in general and French Canadians in particular


  1. Canucknoun

    A Canadian.

  2. Canucknoun

    A Canadian, especially a French Canadian.

  3. Canucknoun

    The French-Canadian dialect.

  4. Canucknoun

    A thing from Canada.

  5. Canucknoun

    A Canadian pony or horse.

  6. Canucknoun

    A member of the professional NHL ice hockey team.

  7. Canucknoun

    The Avro Canada CF-100 fighter-interceptor.

  8. Canuckadjective


  9. Etymology: 1835 Kanuk (US), 1849 canuck (Canadian), origin.


  1. Canuck

    Canuck is a slang term for a Canadian. The origins of the word are uncertain. The term Kanuck is first recorded in 1835 as an Americanism, originally referring to Dutch Canadians (which included German Canadians) or French Canadians. By the 1850s, the spelling with a "C" became predominant. Today, many Canadians and others use Canuck as a mostly affectionate term for any Canadian.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Canucknoun

    a Canadian

  2. Canucknoun

    a small or medium-sized hardy horse, common in Canada


  1. Canuck

    "Canuck" is a slang term for Canadians. The origins of the word are uncertain.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of canuck in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of canuck in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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