The expression BooHaa originated
within a diminutive town in Derbyshire. Its first usage can be traced
back to a small clan of people
known as the Lampers.
by one of the clan’s legendary members, the term BooHaa
has become a more
increasingly accepted form
of communication amongst
the Lamper clan.
It is more
when Lampers communicate through
online networks and messenger programmes; however a gradual transition into verbal communication has been seen in recent months.
The phrase Boohaa
can be used
to convey a variety of moods, feelings, thoughts and emotions, having multiple
ways in which
it can be expressed dependent upon tone of spoken voice or style of written communication.
can be used
sarcastically or to show sadness/euphoria/boredom, BooHaa
can also be used
to console or congratulate but more
habitually it is found as a greeting
messages sent between fellow clan members.
Sarah 7 balls Ben at pool.
Jake would utilize the word ‘BOOHAA
’ to congratulate Sarah, however
he would then lower the tone (sarcastically) to ‘BooHaa
’ to console Ben.
Jake: I’m bored BOOHAA
!! Beer anyone??
1, Gaz: BOOHAA
!! (This would be taken
as a yes)
2, Nic: BooHooHaa!! (This would be taken
Online Networking/messaging program:
Emma 1: Boohaa
(Used as: Hello/how you doing?)
Mat 2: BOOOOOOHAAAAAA (In response: I’m great