What are the origins of the word "Honky" ??

Discussion in 'The Bar' started by Phan Neepack, May 24, 2014.

  1. Phan Neepack

    Phan Neepack Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    20,910
    Joined:
    Aug 24, 2013
    Messages:
    10,107
    Likes Received:
    3,873
    I know the dreaded "N" word was derived from a mispronunciation of the West African country "Niger".... I know the word "spic" is a derivative of the word 'Hispanic'..... "Nip" is a derivative of the Japanese word 'Nippon' ... "Chink" is a derivative of 'China' .... I even know that the word "Kike" comes from early 20th century illiterate Jewish immigrants entering Ellis Island refusing to sign their name with an "X" (because of its resemblance to the Christian cross), and instead signing their name with a circle ~ and the Yiddish word for circle is "Kikel" ~ ....... But there seems to be some debate as to origins of the word "Honky"

    .... Let's discuss these slang origins with maturity, respect, & decorum please.
     
  2. Danas Boyfrien

    Danas Boyfrien Mediocre Negro Gold

    Reputations:
    149,352
    Joined:
    Oct 13, 2010
    Messages:
    27,159
    Likes Received:
    16,070
    Reggie loving Reggie.
     
  3. Swedish John

    Swedish John I'm your huckleberry

    Reputations:
    189,081
    Joined:
    Sep 20, 2010
    Messages:
    30,147
    Likes Received:
    18,229
  4. Phan Neepack

    Phan Neepack Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    20,910
    Joined:
    Aug 24, 2013
    Messages:
    10,107
    Likes Received:
    3,873

    Maturity, sir/ma'am !!... Please do not use this thread for your hateful racial propaganda ... We are here to educate one another
     
  5. Phil McKrakin

    Phil McKrakin AKA Howie POTY The Bar VIP

    Reputations:
    322,601
    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2012
    Messages:
    84,445
    Likes Received:
    30,948
    Oh...look, a twat.
     
  6. Phan Neepack

    Phan Neepack Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    20,910
    Joined:
    Aug 24, 2013
    Messages:
    10,107
    Likes Received:
    3,873




    ... no one's really interested in the origins of sports theater for closeted homosexuals
     
  7. Swedish John

    Swedish John I'm your huckleberry

    Reputations:
    189,081
    Joined:
    Sep 20, 2010
    Messages:
    30,147
    Likes Received:
    18,229
    [​IMG]
     
  8. crazypreacher

    crazypreacher Maker of Lists Gold

    Reputations:
    247,139
    Joined:
    Sep 1, 2010
    Messages:
    48,533
    Likes Received:
    47,062
    Don't worry about it coon ass Reggie
     
  9. Swedish John

    Swedish John I'm your huckleberry

    Reputations:
    189,081
    Joined:
    Sep 20, 2010
    Messages:
    30,147
    Likes Received:
    18,229
    Racists...come out and play....

    [​IMG]
     
  10. Phan Neepack

    Phan Neepack Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    20,910
    Joined:
    Aug 24, 2013
    Messages:
    10,107
    Likes Received:
    3,873

    .... your infantilism is not amusing
     
  11. Phan Neepack

    Phan Neepack Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    20,910
    Joined:
    Aug 24, 2013
    Messages:
    10,107
    Likes Received:
    3,873



    ....this is your way of coming out of the closet ...We GET it !! ..You're into dudes
     
  12. crazypreacher

    crazypreacher Maker of Lists Gold

    Reputations:
    247,139
    Joined:
    Sep 1, 2010
    Messages:
    48,533
    Likes Received:
    47,062
    You lol at my posts.
     
  13. Shivvy

    Shivvy Well-Known Member Banned User

    Reputations:
    233,376
    Joined:
    May 23, 2011
    Messages:
    124,183
    Likes Received:
    45,101
    It started back when whites had cars and blacks didn't. Whites would honk at the blacks and yell racial slurs.
     
  14. Phan Neepack

    Phan Neepack Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    20,910
    Joined:
    Aug 24, 2013
    Messages:
    10,107
    Likes Received:
    3,873


    No
     
  15. Phil McKrakin

    Phil McKrakin AKA Howie POTY The Bar VIP

    Reputations:
    322,601
    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2012
    Messages:
    84,445
    Likes Received:
    30,948
    look at jew
     
  16. Phan Neepack

    Phan Neepack Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    20,910
    Joined:
    Aug 24, 2013
    Messages:
    10,107
    Likes Received:
    3,873
    Is this conjecture, or can you cite a reference that will verify this ??? Now is not the time for speculation, damnit
     
  17. Phil McKrakin

    Phil McKrakin AKA Howie POTY The Bar VIP

    Reputations:
    322,601
    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2012
    Messages:
    84,445
    Likes Received:
    30,948
    shitty is an old school racist. He hates boogs more than you ever did.
     
  18. BaddFunn

    BaddFunn Kick ass fuck yeah VIP

    Reputations:
    100,989
    Joined:
    Feb 25, 2012
    Messages:
    34,296
    Likes Received:
    15,248
    I thought it was because of the sound of white people's nasally voices. :dontknow:
     
  19. Schmoopy

    Schmoopy Shit Mult Hunter Gold

    Reputations:
    200,270
    Joined:
    Aug 25, 2010
    Messages:
    212,899
    Likes Received:
    36,850
    :nojj:
     
  20. nfbuckeye

    nfbuckeye Beam me up, Mr. Speaker. VIP

    Reputations:
    54,225
    Joined:
    Jun 11, 2012
    Messages:
    13,279
    Likes Received:
    9,418
    ​Boons.