The word "dude" most likely came from

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The word "dude" most likely came from

Postby Angie G » 31 Oct 04, 1:58 pm

The word "dude" most likely came from the word "dud" meaning a delicate weakling and was in circulation in the 19th century. Female versions of the word dude would be dudette, dudess, and dudine, but none of these are used today.
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