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