Yeti meaning

yĕtē
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(Young, Entrepreneurial technocraTI) Coined around the turn of the century during the dot-com bubble, there is also a "yetti" variation, which means "young, entrepreneurial, tech-based twenty-something."
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(cryptozoology) An unidentified humanoid animal said to live in the Himalayas.
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Origin of yeti

  • Of Tibetan dialectal (Sherpa) origin equivalent to written Tibetan g.ya’ dred g.ya’ high rocky place dred bear

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Tibetan གཡའ་དྲེད (g.ya' dred, “rock bear"), compound of གཡའ(g.ya', “rocky or rocky place") and དྲེད (dred, “bear").

    From Wiktionary