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- n. A fool.
- n. A meaningless word used in refrains, especially in old English ballads and glees.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A silly fellow; a ninny.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- A meaningless burden in old English ballads and glees, generally “hey, nonny.” It was similar to the fa, la of madrigals.
- A whim.
- n. A ninny; a simpleton.
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