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Y'all (/jɔːl/ yawl) (sometimes ya'll or yall) is a contraction of you and all ( sometimes combined as you-all). It is used as a second-person pronoun. The exclusive ...

The Remarkable History of "Y'all" | Dialect Blog

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Feb 15, 2011 ... The history of the word "y'all" and how it spread through the United States. ... Given the origin of the word, I thought was interesting. I was at a ...

Urban Dictionary: y'all

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Y'all sounds a heck of a lot better than youse guys and is more efficient as well. ... Origin: Often incorrectly attributed to the contraction of "you + all," the word ...

The Origins Of Y'all One word. Two continents.... - The Civil War Parlor

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Mar 11, 2014 ... The Origins Of Y'all One word. Two continents. Three shores. Four centuries. Five separate dialects. Where did “y'all” come from in the first ...

Y'all | Definition of Y'all by Merriam-Webster

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Define y'all: —y'all in a sentence. ... I was raised in southern Louisiana, and people use y'all all the time.but the south isn't very big on ... The origin story is true.

another history blog: More than y'all wanted to know about "y'all"

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Dec 25, 2006 ... Y'all. Simple, but apparently hard for some people to understand. ... Whatever its origin, the word serves an important function in English.

Y'all | Define Y'all at Dictionary.com

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Y'all definition, you-all. See more. ... Word Origin and History for y'all. Expand. by 1879, U.S. dialect abbreviation of you all (see you ). Children learn from the ...

From Y'all To Youse, 8 English Ways to Make "You" Plural | Mental ...

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Aug 19, 2014 ... That's when it's time to pull out "yees," "all y'all," and "youse guys." .... Whatever people use is correct; the etymological origins of the pronouns ...

y'all - definition of y'all in English from the Oxford dictionary

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y'all. Pronunciation: /jɔːl/. informal ... Y'all was originally an English contraction of the antiquated ye all. Ye all was ... Video: what is the origin of the word 'ye'?

Blue Origin sticks historic rocket landing -- let's go to space, y'all - CNet

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Nov 24, 2015 ... Ashley discusses why Blue Origin's rocket landing is a great moment for the commercial space industry, how scientists are teaching robots to ...

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The secret history of “Y'all”: The murky origins of a legendary ...

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Aug 30, 2015 ... The phrase "y'all" might not simply be the shortened form of "you all" — but something far more complex.

History News Network | Y'all: It's Older Than We Knew

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Jul 5, 2015 ... With the help of digitized databases, we can now show that y'all has a considerably earlier origin in the literary record than we previously ...

y'all in Southern American English - Personal.psu.edu

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to trace the origin and development of y'all in any variety of AmE. The present study is ... involving y'all entered White Southern English (WSE) through Bii. after.