used much the same way austrailians use mate
go way by'
thats crazy by'
A Term used by Cape Bretoner's and New Found Landers.
For example, in Australia they would say:
"How's it going mate?" or "It's good hearing from you Mate"
B'y is used in the same context.
"Your a fuckin idiot b'y"
Orginally meaning Boy, a common word used by Newfoundlanders. Used similarly to the word "eh"
Are you common over tonight 'by?
What's up 'by?
Used In Newfoundland And Labrador, Canada
And Is the most Used word In Newfoundland.
Newfie #2:Oh Nuttin Much B'y, Just Cleanin' Me Fish
Newfie #1:Oh I See B'y.
Used frequently in New Orleans and maybe other places where people either A) have not learned proper use of prepositions or B) are speaking a version of English infused with constructs from other languages
Hey, they have a sale on ground meat over by John's Grocery.
It is a term we cork (ireland) people use when referring to each other. It would be the equivalent of 'homeboy' or 'homie' and so on..!!
2nd person: 'Naw by' (no!)
1st person: 'Story by?'
2nd person: 'S'crack?'