What does yokel mean?

Definitions for yokelˈyoʊ kəl

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word yokel.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. yokel, rube, hick, yahoo, hayseed, bumpkin, chawbacon(noun)

    a person who is not very intelligent or interested in culture


  1. yokel(Noun)

    An unsophisticated person.

  2. yokel(Noun)

    A person of rural background.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Yokel(noun)

    a country bumpkin

  2. Origin: [Perhaps from an AS. word akin to E. gawk.]


  1. Yokel

    Yokel is a derogatory term referring to the stereotype of unsophisticated country people.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Yokel

    yō′kl, n. a country bumpkin.—adj. Yō′kelish. [Ety. dub.; but cf. Gawk and Gowk.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of yokel in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of yokel in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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