2. A person who is a "mess"
3. The Eastern side of Alabama.
Black guy: word
2. African Republican:DUDE HILLARY CLINTON IS A BAMA!!!African: word up dog.
3. Yeah, I went to Bama the other day to see my aunt.
Originated from Black youth in Washington DC.
1. Original meaning was "cant dress well" or "fashion misfit"
2. Now the word has a more general use meaning "person", as how Whites use "Dude"
1. That bama wearing a coat in the summer
2. Tell bama to meet me at the store.
Now it's more general and just means something funny-looking, unsophisticated or country as hell.