Where did word up come from?
Origin of word-up
Originated in United States, black English (i.e. African American Vernacular English) of the 1980s. (See Ebonics).
Who came up with the word one?
Etymology. The word one can be used as a noun, an adjective, and a pronoun. It comes from the English word an, which comes from the Proto-Germanic root *ainaz. The Proto-Germanic root *ainaz comes from the Proto-Indo-European root *oi-no-.
When did people say word up?
4 Answers. Both are generally used to mean “I agree.” The terms are from late 1980s hip-hop slang. As Ed Guiness notes, popular usage probably originated with the single Word Up! by Cameo.
Why Do Rappers Say word?
Word is Bond is the shortened version of “My word is my bond”. One’s word is one’s bond. Word is Bond can also be reassurance that one is telling the truth. The term and phrase “Word is Bond” has been used by The Notorious B.I.G., Jay-Z, Nas, Drake, Wu-Tang Clan, Big L, Hopsin, Young Nobel, and many more rappers.
How is 8 spelled?
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Why is aw not spelled?
Stressed vowels often become diphthongs over time (Latin bona → Italian buona and Spanish buena), and this happened in the late Middle Ages to the words one and once, first recorded ca 1400: the vowel underwent some changes, from ōn → ōōōn → wōn → wōōn → wŏŏn → wŭn.
What does 1 mean in texting?
“Partner” is the most common definition for 1 on Snapchat, WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and TikTok. 1. Definition: Partner.
What’s another word for word up?
What is another word for up?
|heavenward||to the top|
|towards a higher level||uphill|
What does the slang up mean?
What does what’s up mean? What’s up is an informal greeting (“Hey, buddy, what’s up?”), idiomatic phrase, or an inquiry about a current or recent state of affairs (“You seem sad. What’s up?”).