African American Vernacular English

noun

Definition of African American Vernacular English

: african american english abbreviation AAVE

First Known Use of African American Vernacular English

1991, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of African American Vernacular English was in 1991

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African American Vernacular English

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“African American Vernacular English.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/African%20American%20Vernacular%20English. Accessed 17 Aug. 2022.

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