What does Yte mean?


Online or in text messages, you might see the term “yte” being used. It’s simply a short form of the word “white”, where “y” is used to replace “whi”. So, essentially, it refers to white people.

This term is often spotted on social media platforms like Twitter and TikTok, and in various chatrooms. It’s mainly used by BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, and People of Color) when discussing issues related to race.

You might also see “yte” being used in text messages, although it’s not as common. It’s important to remember that the use of such slang words can differ based on the platform and the community using them.

Example for using ‘Yte’ in a conversation

Hey, did you see that tweet about the new movie?

Yeah, I did! Can’t wait to watch it. Have you seen the cast?

Yeah, it’s pretty diverse. Glad to see more representation.

Definitely! It’s important to have different perspectives. πŸ’ͺ