nigra

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

See nigger.

Noun[edit]

nigra ‎(plural nigras)

  1. (offensive, ethnic slur) A black 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]

Paronyms[edit]

  • negra(a person of African descent)

See also[edit]

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

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