Y y


    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [yoh]
    • /yoʊ/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [yoh]
    • /yoʊ/

Definitions of yo word

  • noun yo Used to greet someone, attract their attention, or express excitement. 1
  • interjection yo used to attract attention 1
  • convention yo People sometimes say 'yo' to greet other people or to get their attention. 0
  • sentence substitute yo an expression used as a greeting, to attract someone's attention, etc 0
  • interjection yo used variously to attract attention, greet someone, introduce or emphasize a remark, etc. 0

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Origin of yo

First appearance:

before 1375
One of the 22% oldest English words
late Middle English word dating back to 1375-1425

Historical Comparancy

Parts of speech for Yo


yo popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 89% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
Most Europeans know this English word. The frequency of it’s usage is somewhere between "mom" and "screwdriver".

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