212 (slang)

Type: noun, slang

Pronunciation: /two-one-two/

Also known as: The 212, Tha 212, Da 212

What does 212 mean?

A New York area code.

Example sentence: “Taking a trip to the 212 soon.”

More New York Area Codes: 917, 718, 646, 347

212 in songs:

“From that 212, two-twelving with that 12 gauge” – Cam’ron, It’s Killa.

“Live from the zoo, this the new 212 When I move with the crew, y’all bird niggas can’t hang” – Azealia Banks, Chi Chi.

“You know Shameek from fuckin212” – Ghostface Killah, Wu-Tang: 7th Chamber.

“Niggas thinkin’ a nigga ain’t got shmoney ya digg? That nigga got me fucked up From the 404 to the 212” – Lil Yachty, She All About the Shmoney (Remix).

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