Elsewhere in the song, Kelly compares himself to the cookie monster and cleverly sings “I love to lick the middle like an Oreo.”
There is also a trend toward ‘O’-ending names, such as Leo, Romeo, Rocco, Oreo, Gizmo and Milo.
But the Oreo cookies in the photograph were actually sent by Operation Oreo, a project of Alpharetta Methodist Church in Georgia.
A surprising new entry on the 2009 list in this category is Oreo, a sweet black-and-white choice.
On the 11th, early in the morning, I had a visit from Oreo and his son, a youth about twelve years of age.
When leaving Ulietea, Oreo's last request was for me to return.
Next morning we paid a formal visit to Oreo, the chief of this part of the isle, carrying with us the necessary presents.
Oreo, on his part, quickly aroused himself, and sent off canoes to Bolabola and elsewhere to find the fugitives.
Oreo, and some of his friends, paid me a pretty early visit this morning.
Oreo must have been aware of the plot, for he more than once asked Captain Cook why he did not go and bathe as usual.
derogatory word for "black person felt to have a 'white' mentality," 1968, black American English, from the snack cookies, which consist of dark chocolate wafers and white sugar cream filling (hence "brown outside, white inside"). The cookies (made by Nabisco) date from 1912; the source of the name has been forgotten.
A black person whose values, behavior, etc, are those of the white society; afro-saxon: I've been called a ''zebra'' and an ''Oreo''
[1960s+ Black; fr the trademark of a brand of sandwich cookies that have a white cream between round chocolate biscuits]