Foe Nem

What does foe nem mean?


Foe nem is another way to refer to a friend (close or more of an acquaintance) or even multiple friends. For example, you might walk into a room full of your friends and exclaim, "How my foe nem doin'?!?!"

Origin of foe nem

The origins of "foe nem" are unclear, although several sources claim it traces back to Four Corner Hustlers gang slang in Chicago, Illinois. It gained popularity in the late 2010s, especially among Chicago rappers such as Chief Keef and King Vong.

The term gained wider exposure on social sites like X or TikTok. For example, you may see a shared video with the caption "imma play this on repeat for my foe nem." People may also write or say it as "for nem," "4 nem," or "foenem" and use it to refer to other people (non-friends), in general.


my foe nem boutta get turnt up tonite!
yeah, buddy!

In grind mode with your foe nem

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Updated May 24, 2024

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