1. (US) Scandinavian.
|Bulletin (Sydney) 2 Aug. 12/3: Quits: A Salt Chestnut Illustrated. / Squarehead Sailor (throwing down a sovereign so hard that it rebounds): ‘Ya! yump, you English one poun’, yump! Das times was many I yumped for you.’.|
|Valley of the Moon (1914) 205: You remember that squarehead Champion of the United States Navy?|
|Big Jim Turner 204: Every new ‘squarehead Swede’ story that came along was hung on Shot Gunderson.|
2. (US) Polish.
|Jr. ‘Sticktown Nocturne’ in Baltimore Sun (MD) 12 Aug. A-1/1: The bars are known by the company they keep. Latins go to Spik sticks, Poles to Square (or Flathead) joints, English to Chickie dives, and so on.|
|in Law Unto Themselves 247: We just had a little trouble down here from a squarehead dealer who hit one of my men.|