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Revision as of 11:33, 11 January 2010

See also: Negro

English

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Adjective

negro

  1. Template:archaic Relating to the black ethnicity.
  2. Template:archaic Black or dark brown in colour.

Usage notes

In the United States of America the word is considered acceptable only in a historical context. Black, and if applicable (though to a lesser extent) African-American, are less offensive alternatives.

Related terms

Translations

Noun

negro (plural negroes)

  1. a Negro

See also

Anagrams


Galician

Etymology

From Latin niger

Adjective

negro m (feminine negra, masculine plural negros, feminine plural negras)

  1. black (colour)

Italian

Adjective

negro m (feminine negra, masculine plural negri, feminine plural negre)

  1. black, coloured

Noun

Module error

  1. black, coloured

Related terms

Anagrams


Portuguese

Etymology

From Latin niger

Noun

negro m (plural negros, feminine negra, feminine plural negras)

  1. negro


Adjective

negro m (feminine negra plural negros; comparable)

  1. black (color)

Related terms


Spanish

Pronunciation

  • Hyphenation: ne‧gro

Noun

Template:es-noun-m

  1. the black colour
  2. the black ethnicity

Adjective

negro m (feminine negra, masculine plural negros, feminine plural negras)

  1. black (color)
  2. dirty
  3. sad
  4. clandestine
  5. Template:Spain angry

Derived terms