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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/OK

OK is an English word denoting approval, acceptance, agreement, assent, or acknowledgment. "OK" has frequently turned up as a ...

en.oxforddictionaries.com/explore/what-is-the-origin-of-the-word-ok

It does not seem at all likely, from the linguistic and historical evidence, that it comes from the Scots expression och aye, the Greek ola kala ('it is good'), the ...

www.history.com/news/the-birth-of-ok-175-years-ago

Mar 21, 2014 ... It was 175 years ago this Sunday that two little letters were first linked together in a simple abbreviation—OK. Thanks in part to its adoption in ...

mentalfloss.com/article/50042/whats-real-origin-ok

Apr 11, 2013 ... There may be more stories about the origin of "OK" than there are uses .... Emerson Whitney, who inquired about the history of OK via Twitter.

www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/how-word-ok-was-invented-175-years-ago-180953258

Nov 6, 2014 ... OK is an editorial joke run wild. ... What academia accepts as "fact" is actually about 99% pseudo-history - fringe b.s. - and MAYBE 1% fact.

www.cbsnews.com/news/time-for-a-little-word-history-ok

Mar 16, 2014 ... O.K. is a pair of initials with a multitude of uses -- not to mention a number of different explanations of how it came to be. An upcoming ...

www.etymonline.com/index.php?term=ok

In the case of O.K., the abbreviation is of "oll korrect. ... so" (a theory which lacks historical documentation); this was ousted quickly by okay after the appearance ...

www.phrases.org.uk/meanings/okay.html

Okay. Meaning. Satisfactory - all correct. Origin. Such a short word and the source of so much dispute. It is possibly the phrase with more alternative suggested ...

www.ask.com/youtube?q=History+of+Okay&v=tYAft1ifNxY
Mar 16, 2014 ... Next Sunday marks the 175th anniversary of the invention of the word "okay." There's no other word more widely recognized throughout the ...