What is the origin of the word homie

Homie (German)

Part of speech: noun, (male)

Hyphenation:
Ho | mie, Plural: Ho | lousy
Pronunciation / Stress:
IPA: [ˈhoːmi], [ˈhoʊ̯mi], Plural: [ˈHoːmis], [ˈhoʊ̯mis]
Word meaning / definition:
1) Youth language, rapper jargon:Buddy, friend (with whom you are a member of a gang or gang)
Origin of the term:
adopted from colloquial Englishhomie or homey, the short form of homeboy or homegirl 'Friend from the neighborhood, from a youth gang'
Synonyms:
1) friend, buddy
Opposite words:
1) enemy, opponent
Application examples:
1) She is with her Homies in the city center.
1) To be one of Jason's Homies to become, he had to pass a test of courage.
Cases:
Nominative: singular the homie; Plural the homies
Genitive: singular of the homies; Plural the homies
Dative: singular the homie; Plural the homies
Accusative: singular the homie; Plural the homies

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Automatically selected examples in German:

The Frankfurt Hanybal drops his next single 'Streetlife'. The new one is also there Homie Crime.
laut.de, April 01, 2019

Just Homies, Beer and sex in the head: On Reddit, thousands of men are currently sharing the stupidest prejudices that they are constantly confronted with.
Today.at, August 13, 2019

After all, Husky disses Putin and his in his texts Homies (here minions) quite often. Again and again, his songs are about brutal cops (police) and poor pigs (low-wage earners).
Business Insider Germany, December 17, 2018

A friend greets you with 'Hey Homie, What's going on?' and you wonder what the term is for Homie stands? Netzwelt explains it to you.
netzwelt.de, January 30, 2020

Cosmopolitans, White Savior and the cool Homie: Those white men who only ever want to date black women. I don't want any of them.
TAZ, October 10, 2019

I felt like we'd always known each other like he was mine Homiewhen i was growing up. We became really good friends. He's very talented, 'enthused Zendaya in an interview with Empire magazine.
RTL, September 09, 2020

Ice-T On Instagram, Ice-T shared a photo of Dre and told his followers: 'I just got off with mine Homie Dr Dre talked to.
Gala.de, January 14, 2021

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Homies: Homies (German) Part of Speech: Declined form Hyphenation: Ho | mies Pronunciation / Stress: IPA: [ˈhoːmis], [ˈhoʊ̯mis] Grammatical features: Genitive singular of the noun…


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