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10 Words That Only A True Kansan Would Know

Do you “Beware of the Phog”? Do you correct people whenever they say “firefly”? Do you know the meaning of “EMAW” (no, that wasn’t a sneeze)?  If you answered yes to any of these questions, you’re most likely from Kansas (and are my kind of guy/gal)! Here are 10 terms that only a true Kansan would know and understand.

Which terms did I forget? And what are your favorite terms that only a true Kansas would understand?! Tell me in the comments below!

Annie
Annie is a freelance writer, content editor, and marketing whiz with a background in broadcasting and a passion for chicken nachos. When she isn't gushing about her love of Colorado, you can find her chasing after her two adorable sons and/or dreaming up a new home improvement project for her husband.