Kwaito; Big five; LBJs

Fred Shapiro fred.shapiro at YALE.EDU
Wed Jul 7 11:40:01 UTC 1999

On Fri, 7 Jul 2000, Joseph McCollum wrote:

> What is the earliest use of "redneck?"  (I suspect it was after 1869).

The earliest use in the OED is dated 1830.

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