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Negronoun [C]

uk   /ˈniː.ɡrəʊ/ us   /ˈniː.ɡroʊ/ plural Negroes offensive old-fashioned
a black man
(Definition of Negro from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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Negronoun [C]

us   /ˈni·ɡroʊ/ plural Negroes dated
a person of African origin with dark skin Note: "Negro" is now considered offensive by most people, and "African-American" is used instead. See the usage note at black (dark skin) .
(Definition of Negro from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “Negro”
in Spanish negro, negra…
in Vietnamese người da đen…
in Malaysian orang kulit hitam…
in Thai คนนิโกร…
in French Noir, Noire…
in German der Neger…
in Chinese (Simplified) 黑人女子…
in Turkish zenci…
in Russian негр…
in Indonesian Negro…
in Chinese (Traditional) 黑人女子…
in Polish Murzyn/ka…
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