booyakasha

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Of unclear origin, although many spurious theories exist. Probably of Jamaican origin, as an extended form of boo-ya.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Interjection[edit]

booyakasha

  1. (slang) Used to express triumph, normally if trying to appear "gangsta".

See also[edit]

  • boo-ya
  • buíochas, Irish language word for thanks of which booyakasha might be a corruption.