9 Phrases That Will Make You Swear Kentuckians Have Their Own Language

Every state has their own language of sorts. Kentucky is no exception and these phrases make our state that much more endearing. Of course not every Kentuckian has uttered these words, but you’ve likely heard them a time or two when you’re out in the Bluegrass State. And if you’re not from here, you’ll find this list useful and feel free to use it as your very own translation guide.

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Alright, Kentuckians, how many of these do you say on a regular basis? What did we miss? Each county and region has its own flair, so share your favorite Kentucky phrases with us in the comments!