knickerbocker


knick·er·bock·er

noun \ˈni-kə(r)-ˌbä-kər\

Definition of KNICKERBOCKER

1
capitalized :  a descendant of the early Dutch settlers of New York; broadly :  a native or resident of the city or state of New York —used as a nickname
2
plural :  knickers

Origin of KNICKERBOCKER

Diedrich Knickerbocker, fictitious author of History of New York (1809) by Washington Irving
First Known Use: 1848

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