blámaður

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From blár (blue) +‎ maður (man).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈplauːmaːðʏr/

Noun[edit]

blámaður m (genitive singular blámanns, nominative plural blámenn)

  1. a black person

Declension[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

Has a lot of historical literary usage, but may now be considered derogatory by some.

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