A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

AHOY

Fri, 18 Nov '22
Call of port?
Mon, 14 Nov '22
Sailor's "Hello!"
Sun, 5 Jun '22
"Hello there, sailor!"
Tue, 10 May '22
Sailor's greeting
Fri, 9 Jul '21
Shouted greeting
Sun, 20 Jun '21
"___ there!"