Date: Wed, 3 Jan 1996 12:25:24 EST
From: mai MAINGR01[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]UKCC.UKY.EDU
Subject: Re: new word?
Does anyone know the derivation/etymology
or even the meaning of the following : huji/hoojie? It is supposed
to refer to whites.
This is a Black E variant of _hoosier._ The earliest example I
know of is from ca1970 in DARE s.v. hoosier 1.b., showing this
Random House Reference
jester[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]panix.com
Thank you for your rapid response. I am amazed at the answer! Thanks again.
maingr01[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]ukcc.uky.edu