Cardi Bfiled paperwork to trademark “Okurrr.” (The Blast)
She explained toJimmy Fallonthat her catchphrase sounds like a “cold pigeon in New York City.”
Three Rs in “Okurrr” will be used on Cardi B posters and “paper goods.” In February, she trademarked the two-R “Okurr” for “hoodies, jackets, footwear, headgear, bodysuits, leggings and undergarments.” (E! News)
Cardi B did not originate “Okurrr.” Neither didKendall Jennerand her sisters,KhloeandKourtney, who used it two years ago onKeeping Up With the Kardashians.
Credit for “Okurrr” goes to drag queen Laganja Estranja Five years ago, she said “Okurrr” during season six of RuPaul’s Drag Race. Two years later, when Kim Kardashiancreated an “Okurrr” Kimoji, Laganja Estranja tweeted, (quote) “POOR ME! Another one of my word candies has been stolen!!” (People)