A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

HELLO

Fri, 23 Feb '24
"Is anybody home …?"
Tue, 23 Jan '24
"Greetings!"
Sun, 30 Apr '23
"Anybody home?!"
Mon, 24 Oct '22
Less formal "Salutations!"
Sun, 10 Jul '22
Annyeonghaseyo : Korean :: ___ : English
Sat, 12 Feb '22
Conversation starter
Thu, 1 Jul '21
Hujambo : Swahili :: ___ : English