la·​dy·​kin | \ ˈlādēkə̇n \
plural -s

Definition of ladykin

: a little lady sometimes used as an endearment

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First Known Use of ladykin

1632, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for ladykin

lady entry 1 + -kin

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“Ladykin.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 18 January 2020.

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