One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
friend, companion, intimate, familiar, confidant, alter ego, second self
playmate, classmate, schoolmate, workmate
pal, buddy, bosom pal, sidekick, cully, spar, crony, main man
British mate, oppo, china, mucker, butty
Northern English marrow, marra, marrer
North American amigo, compadre, paisan, bro
South African North American homeboy
South African gabba
rare fidus Achates
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