You may have come across the slang term “KKONA” if you frequent online gaming forums or streaming sites. If you have seen the term used and it has left you scratching your head, don’t worry because you are not the only one. Here you will find the meaning of this term and find a bit of information about its origin.
You will also discover other possible meanings of the term if there are any to be found and look at some example conversations to help you better understand the term from seeing it used in context. Finally, you will see some alternative words or phrases that you can use to replace this slang term in conversation to relay the same message.
What Does KKONA Mean?
The slang term “KKona” is used in response to someone doing something that is considered to be stereotypical American or what some consider to be redneck or hillbilly behavior.
Origin of KKONA
The term “KKona” originated on the popular game streaming program Twitch. The term is actually a popular Twitch emote that is used for the reasons stated above. The emote is a picture of longtime Twitch streamer Kona. However, unless users of Twitch have the extension BTTV installed they will merely see the term “KKona” appear on their screens which is where the term comes from. The exact year the emote was added to the program is unknown but it has been an emote since BTTV became an extension for the popular game streaming service.
There are no other known meanings of the slang term “KKona.”
A conversation between two friends.
- Friend 1: Hey I heard you went to the hospital are you okay?
- Friend 2: No, LOL!! My brother dared me to try and knock down a set of garbage pins and I was the bowling ball. Don’t ask! It ended badly and I broke my leg!
- Friend 1: KKONA!
A conversation between two Facebook users.
- User 1: Why would you do something so stupid?
- User 2: I don’t know. It looked like fun I guess?
- User 1: You thought this was a good idea and looked like fun?!? You are such a KKona.
Alternatives to “KKona”
There are several words or phrases that you could use in place of the term “KKona” and still covey the same meaning. Some of the words or phrases you could use include:
- Typical American
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