nèg

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Cajun pronunciation of French nègre "friend, black".

Noun[edit]

nèg m (plural nègs)

  1. (Louisiana) Alternative form of nègre, friend

Usage notes[edit]

  • In Cajun French, nègre has little or no racial connotation in most contexts.

Related terms[edit]


Louisiana Creole French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Cajun French n'aigle

Noun[edit]

nèg

  1. eagle