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Response to dubyadiprecession (Reply #1)

Fri Oct 20, 2017, 02:11 PM

7. Actually, it came from the archaic term for black people, Negro...

That used to be the common term for black/dark skinned people, mostly from Africa.

Southerners drawled that into Nigra, which morphed into the "N" word we don't use because of its negative connotations.

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