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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_terms_used_for_Germans

There are many alternative terms for the people of Germany. In English the demonym is ... Some other terms are humorous or pejorative slang, and used mainly by .... Jerry was a nickname given to Germans during the Second World War by ...

www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=Jerry

Jerry was used by the British in the Great War as a nickname for the Germans. One possible origin is that Jerry was thought to be a common name among ...

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Jerry definition, of inferior materials or workmanship. ... World War I British Army slang for "a German, the Germans," 1919, probably an alteration of German, but ...

www.toytowngermany.com/forum/topic/38949-why-are-brits-tommy-and-germans-jerry

Jerry, was the smart one, and always won, where as Tom was a real dunce. ... " Jerry was a World War I British Army slang for "German," 1919, ...

www.wakefieldfhs.org.uk/War%20Slang.htm

RAF slang for the small, white, dirigible airships used chiefly for submarine ..... JERRY. German. Expression became popular later in the war, eventually coming  ...

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[Archive] War Names - Tommy, Jerry, Charlie General Questions. ... Eric Partridge's Dictionary of Historical Slang (Penguin, 1972) agrees about ...

www.rsdb.org/race/germans

Jam Bun · Germans, Cockney slang for Hun (See: Hun). Jerry · Germans, Apparently used since World War I. Jerry was a British nickname for "chamberpot ", and ...

www.bl.uk/world-war-one/articles/slang-terms-at-the-front

Jan 29, 2014 ... Julian Walker explores the growth of slang used by soldiers in the trenches from describing ... that the soldier had two enemies, the opposing forces and the war itself. .... of the reality of being shelled, the enemy is 'Jerry' rather than 'the Boche'.

www.quora.com/Why-were-Germans-called-Jerry-in-WWI

As is often encountered, the origins of slang terms, especially those coined considerably in the ... -World War I British Army slang for "a German; the Germans ," 1919, probably an alteration of German based on the male nickname Jerry, popular ...