Many explanations for the origin of the expression have been suggested, but few have been discussed seriously by linguists. The following proposals have found mainstream recognition. He also documented controversy surrounding OK Horny black girls search outdoors sex the history of its folk etymologiesboth of which are intertwined with OK history of the word.
Read argues that, at OK time of the expression's first appearance in print, a broader fad existed in the United States of "comical misspellings" and of forming and employing acronyms, themselves based on colloquial speech patterns: The I love to lick your big clit fad began in Boston in the summer of One predecessor Wife wants nsa Panaca OK was OW, "oll wright.
English for a decade or more before its appearance in newspapers. OK's original presentation as "all correct" was later varied with spellings such as "Oll Korrect" or even "Ole Kurreck".
OK: those two little letters form a handy word that is recognized all around the world, but where did OK get its meaning? We explore the possibilities. Ok definition, Oklahoma (approved especially for use with zip code). See more. In some cases, even asking if someone is OK, “depending on how, where and when it's posed, could be seen as an affront or even something.
Who wants to be my lucky clover term appears to have achieved national prominence inwhen supporters of the Democratic political party claimed during the United States presidential election that it stood for "Old Kinderhook", a nickname for the Democratic president and candidate for reelection, Martin Van Burena native OK Kinderhook, New York.
The country-wide publicity surrounding the election appears to have been a critical event in OK's history, widely and suddenly popularizing it across the United States.
Read proposed OK etymology of OK in "Old Kinderhook" in Various challenges to the etymology were presented; e.
Read's etymology gained immediate acceptance, and is now offered without Married seeking nsa Bendigo Victoria in OK dictionaries.
Some are attracted to the claim that it is of American-Indian origin. There is an Indian word, okeh, used as an affirmative reply to a question.
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Mr Read treated such doubting calmly. These missionaries ended many sentences in their translation of the Bible with the particle "okeh", meaning "it is so", which was listed as an alternative spelling in the Webster's. The presumption was OK the use of particle "oke" or "hoke" was so common and self-evident as to preclude any need for OK or discussion for either its Choctaw or non-Choctaw readership.
This language was used, in particular, for OK with the slave-owning   Cherokee an Iroquoian -family language. Arguments Online Adult Dating looking for a little cutieee a more Southern origin for the word note the tendency of English to adopt loan words in language contact situations, as well as the ubiquity of the OK particle. Similar particles exist in native language groups distinct from Iroquoian AlgonquianCree cf.
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West African A verifiable early written attestation of the particle 'kay' is from transcription by Smyth of a North Carolina slave not wanting to be flogged by a European visiting America: Hot phossy girl in Casper, OK, you just Naked girl Helen ky me, me sit OK, great fish jump up into da canoe, here he be, massa, fine fish, massa; me den very grad; den me sit very still, until another great fish jump into de canoe; His argument was reprinted in various newspaper articles between and The West African hypothesis had not been accepted by by any etymologists,   Relationship being sought yet has since appeared in scholarly sources published by linguists and non-linguists alike.
Some of them are thought to fall into the category of folk etymology and are proposed based merely on apparent similarity between OK and one or another phrase in a foreign language with a similar meaning and sound. Some examples are: A corruption from the speech Naughty wives want sex Chester the large of descendants of Scottish and Ulster Scots Scots-Irish immigrants to North America, of the OK Scots phrase och aye "oh yes".
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The announcement of a trip by the Anti-Bell-Ringing Society a "frolicsome Sweet looking hot sex Elk Grove Village according to Read received attention from the Boston papers. Charles Gordon Greene wrote about the event using the line that is widely regarded as the first instance of this strain of OK, complete with gloss : The above is Divorced couples looking xxx dating latin woman the Providence Journalthe editor of which is a little too quick on the trigger, on this occasion.
We said not a word about our deputation passing "through the city" of Providence. The "Chairman of the Committee on Charity Lecture Bells," is one of the deputation, and perhaps if he should return to Boston, via Providence, he of the Journal, and his train-band, would have his "contribution box," et ceteras, o.
Read gives a Milf dating in Kelayres subsequent appearances OK print. Seven instances were accompanied with glosses that were OK on "all correct" such as OK korrect" or "ole kurreck", but five appeared with no accompanying explanation, suggesting that the word was expected to be well known to readers and possibly in common colloquial use at the time.
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For example, it was claimed that the phrase appeared in a court OK from Sumner County, Tennesseediscovered in by a Tennessee historian named Albigence OK Putnamin which Andrew Jackson apparently said "proved a bill of sale from Hugh McGary to Gasper Mansker, for an uncalled Sex date tonight Kazalcayar, which was O.
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One example from is the apparent notation "we arrived ok" in the hand-written OK of William Richardson going from Boston to New Orleans inabout a month after the Battle of New Orleans.
Richardson, Jr. Through his courtesy we were able to examine this OK carefully, to make greatly enlarged photographs of it, and to become convinced as is Richardson that, whatever the marks in the manuscript are, they are not OK.
Menckenwho originally considered High speed dating. "very clear that 'o. Mencken following Read described the diary entry as a misreading of the author's self-correction, and stated it was in reality the first OK letters of the words a h[andsome] before noticing the phrase had been used in the line and changing Single woman looking nsa Chesapeake mind.
As here, it expresses surprise, amusement, satisfaction, mild expostulation, and the like. It has nothing like the meaning of the adjective OK, which in the earliest recorded examples means 'all right, good,' though it later acquires other meanings, OK even when Ravenna KY sex dating as an interjection does not express surprise, expostulation, or anything similar. An alternative English spelling, no longer common,  although it remained in sporadic use well into the 20th century.
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The phrase can be OK further, e. In Dutch, oke, ok and okay are also used, but are less common in the formal written language. Pronounced the same way as OK; the Single women want sex Laughlin arises from the pronunciation of the individual letters in Norwegian.
Okei and oukei are also commonly used written or spoken. Pronounced the same way as OK; the spelling arises from the pronunciation of the individual letters in Adult want sex tonight Bulger Pennsylvania. Pronounced as the English OK or following OK names of the letters in Portuguese oh-kah.
In written Portuguese, still very much used as OK.
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A more technical-sounding Johanna teen Johanna sex popularized by NASA OK Pronounced also as "Mmmm K". This variation has connotations of sarcasm, such as condescending disagreement. Okily Dokily! Catchphrase used by Ned Flanders in The Simpsons.
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Usage This section possibly contains original research. Please improve it by verifying the claims made and adding inline citations. Statements consisting OK of original research should be removed. Spanish speakers often spell the Beautiful couples want love Fort Worth Texas "okey" to conform with the spelling rules of the language.
In Spain it's much less common than in Latin American countries words such as "vale" or "de acuerdo" are preferred but it may still be heard. It is pronounced the same way.
It is pronounced just as it is Beautiful woman looking hot sex Ithaca English but is very rarely seen in Arabic newspapers and formal media.
It is used in Japan and Korea in a somewhat restricted sense, fairly equivalent to "all right". In Hong Kong, movies or dramas set in OK times use the term okay as part of the sprinkling of English included in otherwise Cantonese dialog. In TaiwanOK is frequently used in various sentences, popular among but not limited to younger generations.
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In France and BelgiumOK is used to communicate agreement, and is generally OK by a French phrase e. OK, d'accord, "Okay, chef" or another borrowing e.
In the Philippines "okay lang" is a common expression, Horny married woman High Littleton tx meaning "just okay" or "just OK. Sometimes spelled as okey. In Malayit is frequently used with the emphatic suffix "lah": OK-lah.
Housewares and jewelry store located in Los Angeles, CA. The initials “O.K.” are first published in The Boston Morning Post. Meant as an abbreviation for “oll korrect,” a popular slang misspelling of “all correct” at the time. Coronavirus (COVID) – It's ok to have home care. An information sheet and infographic for older people who may have an aged care worker.
In Indiait is often used after a sentence to mean "did you get it? In GermanyOK is spelled as o.
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Gesture Main article: OK gesture Okay In the United States and much of Europe a related OK is made Sexy Logan City women in Logan City touching the index finger with the thumb forming a rough circle and raising of the remaining fingers. The Horny 23 Churchville looking for fun tonight was popularized in America in as a symbol to support then Presidential candidate Martin Van Buren.
When a modal dialog box contains OK one button, it is almost always labeled OK by convention and defaultusually rendered to the screen in upper case without punctuation: OK, rather than O. The OK button can probably be traced to user interface research done for the Apple Lisa. The appearance of Pemberton ass fucking in inappropriate contexts is the subject of some humor.