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~ Saturday, September 14, 2002
 
NATIONAL NICKNAMES

19th century national and citizens' nicknames:

American - Brother Jonathan
Dutchman - Nic Frog or Mynheer Closh
Englishman - John Bull
Frenchman - Monsieur Crapaud
French peasant - Jacques Bonhomme
Glaswegian (?) - Keelie
German - Cousin Michael
Irishman - Paddy
Liverpudlian - Dicky Sam
Russian - a bear
Scot - Sawney
Swiss - Colin Tampon
Turk - Infidel

source - Brewer

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