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Homie, one of Kansas City's favorite slang terms!

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(noun) A close friend

Mostly a male friend, although it can also be used by women, and in reference to women.

Len: Hey homie!

Brett: Whaddup homie

Len: Just hanging with my homies.

Brett: Cool.

The word homeboy is said to have been in use since the mid 19th century, referring to people who moved to the US and met someone from their homeland. From the mid 1960s through to 90s it began to enter popular culture through the hoods but is now commonly used by all and sundry.

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