queenie etymology

English word queenie comes from English queen, English -ie

Detailed word origin of queenie

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
queen English (eng) (BDSM, slang, transitive, of a female) To sit on the face of (a partner) to receive oral sex.. (beekeeping) To be the queen of a colony.. (beekeeping) To provide with a new queen.. (chess) To promote a pawn, usually to a queen.. (intransitive, obsolete) To act the part of a queen; to queen it.. To make a queen. (LGBT, slang, often, derogatory) An effeminate male homosexual. (Compare drag [...]
-ie English (eng) (occasionally, sometimes, derogatory) Forming nouns signifying the person associated with suffixed noun or verb.. Forming diminutive or affectionate forms of nouns or names.
queenie English (eng) (UK) The queen scallop. [from 20th c.]. (colloquial) An effeminate man; a male homosexual (especially as a term of address). [from 20th c.].

Words with the same origin as queenie

Descendants of -ie
anyone auntie barbie birdie blondie bookie brownie cutie doggie girlie hottie junkie maggie movie one rookie someone sweetie un wan yan yen young youth youthful