Yo vs Bro - What's the difference?

yo | bro |


As an abbreviation yo

is (l).

As a noun bro is

(slang) brother; a male sibling.

yo

English

(wikipedia yo)

Etymology 1

From (etyl) yo, io, . More at yea.

Interjection

(en interjection)
  • (slang)
  • Yo Paulie! How's it going?
  • (slang)
  • Yo , check this out!
  • (military slang) Present]]! [[here, Here!
  • Sergeant: ''Smith? ''Private Smith: Yo !

    Etymology 2

    From (term, you're), (your), etc.

    Contraction

    (head)
  • (African American Vernacular English) contraction of you and are
  • Yo a fool.

    Pronoun

    (head)
  • (colloquial)
  • Yo sandwich only has bacon in it. Want some ketchup on that?
  • (Baltimore)
  • Yo was tuckin' in his shirt! ( Stotko and Troyer 2007)
    Synonyms
    * (greeting) hey, hi; see also * (interjection) hey

    Etymology 3

    Noun

    (head)
  • bro

    English

    (wikipedia bro)

    Noun

    (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

    Anagrams

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    See also

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