nigra

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

nigra ‎(plural nigras)

  1. (offensive, ethnic slur) A negro person

Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Latin niger.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈni.ɡra/
  • Hyphenation: ni‧gra

Adjective[edit]

nigra ‎(accusative singular nigran, plural nigraj, accusative plural nigrajn)

  1. black
    • 1983, Claude Piron, Gerda malaperis!, chapter 20.
      Estas alta viro, maldika, kun nigraj haroj kaj verdaj okuloj.
      It's a tall man, skinny, with black hair and green eyes.

Derived terms[edit]


Ido[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Esperanto nigra, from Spanish nigro from Latin niger.

Adjective[edit]

nigra

  1. black

Derived terms[edit]

Paronym[edit]

  • negra ‎(a person of African descent)

See also[edit]

Colors in Ido · kolori (layout · text)
     reda      purpurea      flava      verda      ?      blua      indigea
     karmezino      ?      kremea      limetea      ciana      azurea      violea
     bruna      rozea      oranjea      nigra      griza      blanka

Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

nigra

  1. nominative feminine singular of niger
  2. nominative neuter plural of niger
  3. accusative neuter plural of niger
  4. vocative feminine singular of niger
  5. vocative neuter plural of niger

nigrā

  1. ablative feminine singular of niger