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  • coppertop — /ˈkɒpətɒp/ (say kopuhtop) noun Colloquial a red headed person. Also, coppernob …   Australian English dictionary

  • ginger —    One of the many instant nicknames that a red headed person, especially a child, is likely to attract.    The title of David Lodge’s novel about army life, Ginger, you’re Barmy alludes both to the vocative and the traditional playground chant… …   A dictionary of epithets and terms of address