jayhawker

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noun jay·hawk·er \ ˈjā-ˌhȯ-kər \

Definition of jayhawker

1 capitalized :a native or resident of Kansas used as a nickname
2 a often capitalized :a member of a band of antislavery guerrillas in Kansas and Missouri before and during the American Civil War
b :bandit

First Known Use of jayhawker

1858


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