Date: Fri, 8 Mar 1996 10:53:08 -0500 From: Jesse T Sheidlower Subject: Re: new word? > > In my daughter's magazine Y/M, there's a reference to a male bimbo as a > "himbo." I can get the actual documentation if anyone's interested, but > I wasn't certain if this one had been previously noted or not. Lemme know > if you want more on it. We have four or so cites for this in the forthcoming Vol. II of Random House Historical Dictionary of American Slang, the earliest from 1988. Another one would always be helpful, though, if you feel like posting the actual cite and bibliographical info. Jesse Sheidlower Random House Reference