What does the word un mean?

Usage examples for un

  1. " Jump up, young un," Bill said; " and you, Jack, get off your sea- boots. – A Chapter of Adventures by G. A. Henty
  2. The idea of a house, founded two hundred years ago upon a crime, remaining ever since in possession of its original owners, and becoming the theatre, at last, of the judgment upon that crime, is a thoroughly picturesque idea, but it is thoroughly un- American. – Confessions and Criticisms by Julian Hawthorne
  3. I tell yo' un I don't like it. – The Courier of the Ozarks by Byron A. Dunn