(obsolete) young woman; one's girlfriend (German "kleine" = "little")

Dictionary of Australian slang . 2013.

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  • clinah — var. cliner …   Useful english dictionary

  • clinah — /ˈklaɪnə/ (say kluynuh) noun Obsolete Colloquial a girlfriend: *Oh, she s good iron, is my little clinah; / She s my cobber an I m er bloke. –bulletin, 1895. Also, cliner. {German kleine little} …   Australian English dictionary

  • clinah — Australian Slang (obsolete) young woman; one s girlfriend (German kleine = little ) …   English dialects glossary

  • cliner — /ˈklaɪnə/ (say kluynuh) noun → clinah …   Australian English dictionary

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