néger

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Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Neger (black)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈneːɡɛr/
  • Hyphenation: né‧ger

Noun[edit]

néger (plural négerek)

  1. black (a person of African descent)
  2. (pejorative) ghostwriter

Usage notes[edit]

The word has a neutral tone in Hungarian. For offensive purposes, nigger was adopted from US English.