nègre

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See also: negre and négre

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Borrowed from Spanish negro, itself from Latin niger, nigrum. Doublet of noir.

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nègre m (plural nègres)

  1. negro
  2. ghostwriter
  3. (Louisiana) friend, buddy
  4. (Louisiana) [term of endearment] honey, baby, precious

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