Yat meaning

yăt
A member of a lower- and middle-class segment of the white population of New Orleans.
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The variety of English spoken by these people, derived from Irish English.
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A vowel letter of the Cyrillic and Glagolitic alphabet (Cyrillic capital Ѣ, Cyrillic small ѣ, Glagolitic ⱑ), no longer in current use.
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The Late Proto-Slavic (Common Slavic) vowel that was represented by this letter, usually transcribed as /Ä›/. This vowel underwent various alterations in the later Slavic dialects and is no longer distinguished (except in Ijekavian).
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A unique collection of dialects of English spoken in New Orleans, Louisiana.
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A person of the New Orleans, Louisiana area who speaks with a Yat accent.
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Origin of yat

  • From Where you at?, Whe'yat? How are you? (local greeting)
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition