Slang term for Cocaine. First used in the movie Scarface, although the word used in the movie is spelled llallo, but is pronounced the same way. Popularized by the 1998 song "Hope I Don't Go Back" from the album "The Element of Surprise" by E-40. This song got a lot of radio play in 1998 and 1999 and popularized this slang term for Cocaine that had previously been used by only a few. The word has also spawned other forms; such as yay, which also means Cocaine and is used in the 1996 song "The Gangsta, The Killa and the Dope Dealer" by "Westside Connection" on the album "Bow Down".
From E-40's song, "I hope I don't go back to slangin' yayo, slangin' yayo, to get my mail." (sounds like mayo not mail, but they are saying mail) meaning money.

Mack 10 from "The Gangsta, The Killa and the Dope Dealer."; "Now what can I say every bitch I lay be pure and Bombay like Peruvian yay, so I brag and I boast man, I got the most man, I make more deleveries than the postman."
by Daniel Maynard March 28, 2006
Yayo is referred to as crack or cocaine because of Santiago Luis Polanco Rodríguez who is former Dominican drug dealer considered to be the first mass marketer of crack cocaine in United States. His street name was Yayo.
In the Scarface movie some of the Spanish disco music....they are singing "dame yayo"
by maciiiii August 07, 2010
Ya-yo is slang for drugs , more specific CRACK. It is a street term. The only effidence I could find to support this was it used in a song written by Ice-cube called Once Upon a Time in the Projects. check out some of the lyrics. The nigga said "yo, what's for sale"
and the bitch came out with a bag of ya-yo
She made the drop and got the 20 dollars
from a smoked out fool with ring around the collar
The girl I was waiting for came out
I said BITCH I DIDN'T KNOW THIS WAS A CRACK HOUSE
the bitch came out with a bag of ya-yo
She made the drop and got the 20 dollars
by meshhat February 07, 2009
cocaine, coke, raw, powder, white
yo, i need a ball of that yayo
by murda mook December 11, 2007
A mispelled form of the word llello first started by Antonio Montana.
It is a slang term for the popular drug Cocaine.

Cocaine was first introduced to the US by colombia. nd became most popular around the 70s. The name comes from the name of the coca plant plus the alkaloid suffix -ine. Cocaine was also popularly used for eye, mouth and nasal surgery o numb the area.

yayo is a commonly used drug among many people in the southern california (hollywood scene) and in european countries as a social stimulant.

Cocaine is a central nervous system stimulant and gives the usrs intense feelings of happiness and energy.

Coca- cola ( the soda) originally had cocaine inside. hence the name coca-cola
Pass me an 8 ball of yayo (llello)

cut me a line of yayo

pass me some yay
by Nina O December 29, 2006
Cocaine.
(Most often used while talking about powdered cocaine)
"Damn I've been up for 2 days"

"why man"

"Bought A LOT of yayo"
by xST0NERx 420 January 06, 2012
Name given to your grandfather in an affectionate way. It is mostly used in Spain.
For the grandmother the name is "Yaya". This would be similar to call them grandpa / granny in English.
Me: Iremos a comer a casa de los yayos?
Mom: Sí, pero después no te quejes de que te hacen comer mucha comida.
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Me: Will we go to have lunch at grandpa's?
Mom: Yeah, but don't complain if they make you eat a lot of food.
by airliner December 29, 2014

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