Yooper vs Michigander - What's the difference?

yooper | michigander | Hyponyms |

Yooper is a hyponym of michigander.

yooper

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • (informal) a native or inhabitant of the (Upper Peninsula of Michigan).
  • Hypernyms

    * Michigander * Michiganian

    michigander

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • One who lives in or comes from Michigan.
  • Usage notes

    Preferred but not universal endonym for residents of Michigan. A 2011 poll of Michigan residents found 58% preferred Michigander , 12% preferred Michiganian, 12% had no preference, and 11% did not like either term. Poll: 'Michiganders' embrace the label

    Synonyms

    * Michiganian

    Hypernyms

    *American

    Hyponyms

    * Yooper * Troll

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