Anonymous asked in Society & CultureLanguages · 9 years ago

What is the origin of the term, "Aussie", meaning a person from Australia?

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  • 9 years ago
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    Australia really comes from the Latin meaning something like "southern land" and Australia is a country in the Southern Hemisphere.

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  • 9 years ago

    I'm pretty sure that it just originated from Australian English perhaps..

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