Homie vs Bro - What's the difference?

homie | bro |

As nouns the difference between homie and bro

is that homie is (african american vernacular english) someone, particularly a male acquaintance, from one's hometown while bro is (slang) brother; a male sibling.




(en noun)
  • (African American Vernacular English) Someone, particularly a male acquaintance, from one's hometown.
  • (African American Vernacular English) A close friend or fellow member of a youth gang.
  • Hey there, Francis, my homey !
    Yo, homeys !
  • (African American Vernacular English) An inner-city youth.
  • Synonyms

    * homeboy



    (wikipedia bro)


    (en noun)
  • (slang) brother; a male sibling
  • (slang) brother; a male comrade or friend; one who shares one’s ideals.
  • (slang) brother; an African-American.
  • (slang) brother; (used to address a male)
  • (slang) a fratboy or someone that espouses the fraternity bro culture
  • Derived terms

    * brosef * bromance * brony * cool story bro * ladybro * newbro



    See also

    *bruv, an abbreviated form of bruvver English clippings English terms of address ----