There are 2 definitions of Geronimo in English:

Geronimo1

Syllabification: Ge·ron·i·mo
Pronunciation: /jəˈränəˌmō
 
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  • (Circa 1829–1909), Apache chief; Apache name Goyathlay. He resisted white encroachment on tribal lands in Arizona by leading his people in raids on settlers and US troops before he surrendered in 1886.

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a small amount; a little

There are 2 definitions of Geronimo in English:

Geronimo2

Syllabification: Ge·ron·i·mo
Pronunciation: /
 
jəˈränəˌmō/

exclamation

  • Used to express exhilaration, especially when leaping from a great height or moving at a high speed.

Origin

World War II: by association with Geronimo1, adopted as a slogan by American paratroopers.

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Word of the day skosh
Pronunciation: skəʊʃ
noun
a small amount; a little