Oh Lawd He Comin


What does Oh Lawd He Comin mean?

Oh Lawd he comin is a term that is regularly used when we see a cute but very obese pet in swift motion.

Another attributive for such an occurrence is chonk, which also refers to cute but fat animals, especially housecats.

Chonk Chart for cats


What's the origin of Oh Lawd He Comin?

Several Facebook groups were created from the 2010s dedicated to sharing chonky animals.

In 2018, the original meme was submitted to a group called THIS CAT IS C H O N K Y. It featured a photoshopped version of a housecat body fat-risk chart, with Oh Lawd he comin standing at the place of most obese body type.

It was titled The Chonk Chart.

Spread & Usage

How did Oh Lawd He Comin spread?

This post eventually popularized the term chonk, and with that, Oh Lawd he comin broke into public consciousness as well.

The Chonk Chart was paired with audio and uploaded on YouTube in 2018, and has gained over 7 million views since.

A number of subreddits were also created after the hype, such as /r/chonkers.

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1 thought on “Oh Lawd He Comin”

  1. Yeah, no. The chart is not the origin. The chart got its phrases from a cat video at a cat rescue. How about we identify the actual origin of these phrases?


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