nigra

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

See nigger.

Noun[edit]

nigra (plural nigras)

  1. (offensive, ethnic slur) A black person.

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Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin niger.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • 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, thin, with black hair and green eyes.

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Colors in Esperanto · koloroj (layout · text)
     blanka      griza      nigra
             ruĝa ; karmezina              oranĝkolora ; bruna              flava ; kremkolora
             limekolora              verda             
             cejanblua ; grunblua              lazura              blua
             violkolora ; indiga              magenta ; purpura              rozkolora

Ido[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Esperanto nigra, from Spanish nigro from Latin niger.

Adjective[edit]

nigra

  1. black

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Paronyms[edit]

  • negra (a person of African descent)

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

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