Hoodlum meaning - Hoodlum

My homies dad called me a I was like Hell nah, and I in him 2.

As early as 1876, the origins of "hoodlum" were described as lost.

The original use of the term was largely associated with.


Origin unknown, but many explanations have been put forward.

Possible explanations include: rally call to "huddle 'em up", organizing unemployed Irishmen prior to attacking and looting Chinese people and businesses; a derivation from the word hudelum "disorderly" or the Haderlump "ragamuffin" ; or derived from a gang named Hood's Boys, named after Hood's Saloon, the gang's base of operations in San Francisco.

Hoodlum Definition & Meaning



Description: The public read about the acts of the Hoodlum Band, and the word hoodlum became a synonym for a young thug.

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Knopf, New Yorkthe word originated in San Francisco from a particular street gang's call to unemployed Irishmen to " 'em" to beat up Chinese migrantsafter which San Francisco newspapers took to calling street gangs "hoodlums".
Martin Eden, by Jack London Martin watched him and saw the stiff-rim, the square-cut, double-breasted coat and the swaggering shoulders, of the youthful hoodlum who had once been he.
Martin Eden, by Jack London Mart Eden, the hoodlum, and Mart Eden, the sailor, had been real, had been he; but Martin Eden!

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