Last modified on 17 April 2015, at 19:09

Talk:goon

ChineseEdit

One would have thought it came from Chinese 惡棍. Jidanni 22:23, 6 April 2008 (UTC)

HindiEdit

There is a Hindi word, "goonda," that means a thug or henchman. I wonder if there's a connection. Given that some etymologies trace the word to colonial-era Britain, it seems plausible.

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