homegirl

homegirl

[hohm-gurl]
noun Slang.
1.
a girl or woman from the same locality as oneself.
2.
a close female friend or fellow female gang member.

Origin:
1930–35, Americanism; home + girl

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homeboy (ˈhəʊmˌbɔɪ)
 
n
1.  a close friend
2.  a person from one's home town or neighbourhood
 
[C20: US rap-music usage]
 
'homegirl
 
fem n

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