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** Yankee **

To most of the world a Yankee is an American.

To most of the Americans, a Yankee means the New York baseball team.
It also means the Northern forces in the American Civil War.

For the Dutch, Yankee is derived from Jan KAAS.
He is supposed to be the first New Yorker.

Reality or fiction?

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What is the origin of “Yankee”?

Yankee Doodle Dandy lyrics

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