Geechee

noun Gee·chee \ˈgēchē\

Definition of Geechee

plural

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  1. 1 :  a dialect containing English words and words of African origin spoken chiefly by the descendants of African-American slaves settled on the Ogeechee river in Georgia — compare gullah

  2. 2 :  a Geechee-speaking person

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Origin and Etymology of geechee

from the Ogeechee river, Georgia


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