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

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  1. Phan Neepack

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    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.
     
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    Reggie loving Reggie.
     
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    Maturity, sir/ma'am !!... Please do not use this thread for your hateful racial propaganda ... We are here to educate one another
     
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    Oh...look, a twat.
     
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    ... no one's really interested in the origins of sports theater for closeted homosexuals
     
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    Don't worry about it coon ass Reggie
     
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    Racists...come out and play....

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    .... your infantilism is not amusing
     
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    ....this is your way of coming out of the closet ...We GET it !! ..You're into dudes
     
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    crazypreacher Not followin whitey's rules

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    You lol at my posts.
     
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    It started back when whites had cars and blacks didn't. Whites would honk at the blacks and yell racial slurs.
     
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    No
     
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    look at jew
     
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    Is this conjecture, or can you cite a reference that will verify this ??? Now is not the time for speculation, damnit
     
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    Shiv is an old school racist. He hates boogs more than you ever did.
     
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    I thought it was because of the sound of white people's nasally voices. :dontknow:
     
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    ​Boons.