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Who Invented the Word "Swag or Swagger"?


 Who Invented the Word "Swag or Swagger"?
topic by F.U.B.U. - 11-25-2008, 09:50 AM - Boxden > The Hip-Hop Spot


Its the dumbest #### I ever heard. Just say style mutha####a say style. Also swag is dirt weed where I'm from. The #### where its burnt grass and peed on my some mexicans.

What's up with this word and why do people like to use it so much?


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52 comments for "Who Invented the Word "Swag or Swagger"?"


 11-25-2008, 09:54 AMaway - #2
KrayLay 

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The word is older than you think. It's just trendy now.
 11-25-2008, 09:56 AMaway - #3
Curtisimo 2 heat pts

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the word swagger been around since the 70's

nothing new
 11-25-2008, 09:57 AMaway - #4
ICanDoIt 

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that #### k!lls me...it's been in the dictionary for years...and people think Jay-Z came up with it or some ####...
 11-25-2008, 09:59 AMaway - #5
F.U.B.U. 1 heat pts

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I'm from the south I only heard cats say they only had some swag and it was bad weed.
 11-25-2008, 10:03 AMaway - #6
WarrioR6 

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This question is inherently stupid.
 11-25-2008, 10:06 AMaway - #7
The N 202 heat pts202

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^or proves the dude is like 16 years old or something
 11-25-2008, 10:06 AMaway - #8
Don Savant|S 3 heat pts

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rofllll @ y'all thinkin' a rapper came up with that.. shoot.. my pops used to tell me to check his swag when I was little...

if i'm not mistaken...the word originated in around 1596.

Last edited by Don Savant; 11-25-2008 at 10:12 AM..
 11-25-2008, 10:09 AMaway - #9
classicgstyle 

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####ty trees is called shwag not swag
rookies
 11-25-2008, 10:11 AMaway - #10
Lord Hater 

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yeah i hate that "swag" and "Swagger" #### too

but if you think about it, we had our own version of "swag" when we were younger.

First one that comes to mind is "Steez"
 11-25-2008, 10:15 AMaway - #11
Curtisimo 2 heat pts

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Originally Posted by Lord Hater
yeah i hate that "swag" and "Swagger" #### too

but if you think about it, we had our own version of "swag" when we were younger.

First one that comes to mind is "Steez"
that word is 80's early 90's

but yea it does mean the same thing
 11-25-2008, 10:19 AMaway - #12
kapiku21 22 heat pts22

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ahh the days when steez was around lol
 11-25-2008, 10:22 AMaway - #13
aRes 

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haha. Swag and SHwag are 2 different things.
 11-25-2008, 10:23 AMaway - #14
Bruce Leeroy 

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@ who invented the word Swagger. Definitely wasn't a rapper. Most of these young ni##as think a rapper did though which is sad . Real talk though hoes in Jersey City used to call d*ck swag yeaaaaaars ago.
 11-25-2008, 10:26 AMaway - #15
jillas31 

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Its schwag...not swag...haha...The little tikes of BX k!ll me
 11-25-2008, 10:29 AMaway - #16
nitetrain8601 8 heat pts

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Swagger is the new shady. I remember when I was in high school back in 2002 and that's what the lighter folks always said. "OMG, he's a little shady." They didn't even use it in the proper context, they just thought it was cool to use. "That girl is fat...yea she's shady." Especially girls with that word. I swear, everytime I hear that word now, I want to smack someone.
 11-25-2008, 11:50 AMaway - #17
MainEv3nt|M 18 heat pts18

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i rem watching the rock dvd an when he first one the ic title in the early 90s i rem vince mcmahon saying rock had swagger lmao.
 11-25-2008, 11:55 AMaway - #18
BlaznHizzle|M 3 heat pts

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pretty sad that you're even asking this question.. makes me think you actually think a rapper invented this word.. this word has been around for quite some time now lad..
 11-25-2008, 11:56 AMaway - #19
Shadedvisionary 

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sports announcers uses that word a lot before rap OD it.
 11-25-2008, 12:04 PMaway - #20
Propel Water 5 heat pts

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Originally Posted by nitetrain8601
Swagger is the new shady. I remember when I was in high school back in 2002 and that's what the lighter folks always said. "OMG, he's a little shady." They didn't even use it in the proper context, they just thought it was cool to use. "That girl is fat...yea she's shady." Especially girls with that word. I swear, everytime I hear that word now, I want to smack someone.
lol @ shady being used as a guud adjective...


lmaooo shwag and swag fkn idiots.... "thats what they call the bad marijuana around my way" bahahahahahahah
 
 


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