NCIS series - DiNozzo's nickname for McGee?
On the NCIS DiNozzo has a nickname for McGee thats something like Pro-V or Pro-B. Im not sure. What is the correct name and its meaning?
- mauriceLv 71 decade agoBest Answer
probie - as in probationer, a name he is still called (gibbs first partner mike franks still calls jethro this)
dinozzo also called tim, mc geek, magoo,
- raver82Lv 71 decade ago
A probie is a term normally used by firefighters to describe a rookie. No matter how long he works at his job, or how good he is at the job, the senior worker will always call him a probie. The newbie always follows the senior workers orders. dinozzo is always telling mcgee what to do.
- KarenLv 44 years ago
- AnnaLv 51 decade ago
Probie, standing for probationary officer. He started calling McGee that when he first joined Gibbs' team. It's traditionally what the senior field agent/boss calls the member of the team that is what McGee is to Gibbs' team; I think Gibbs' old Boss, Mike Franks, still calls Gibbs that.
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- JAMES KLv 71 decade ago
Probie because one starts as a Probationary Agent. Coincidently it is the same nickname Mike Franks had (and still has) for Gibbs.
- 1 decade ago
Probie. It means Probationary Officer. He also uses any word or phrase with Mc in front of it, though McGeek and McGoo are more commonly used.Source(s): NCIS addict.
- GothicLadyLv 61 decade ago
Probie is the correct name. I don't know the meaning behind it though. I think it's another way of saying "newbie" or something.