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Nannies (Topical Term)

Preferred form: Nannies
Used for/see from:
  • Nursemaids
  • Nurserymaids
  • Nurses (Child care workers)
See also:

Web. 3 (nannie or nanny: a child's nurse; nursemaid)

Random House (Nanny: a child's nursemaid)

Hennepin (Nannies see Au pairs; Governesses)

Women's thes. (Nannies)

From cradle to crown : British nannies and governesses at the world's royal courts, c2006: p. ix (in reading about 19th and early 20th cent. royal families, it is hard to escape the English governess and the English nurse)

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