nigger

(redirected from Nigre)
Also found in: Dictionary, Encyclopedia.
Related to Nigre: nitre, Niger, Negress
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • noun

Synonyms for nigger

(ethnic slur) extremely offensive name for a Black person

References in periodicals archive ?
amp; be it couered wip diapalma or emplaster nigre, for it shal duelle quiete long tyme
OE 4 charcol L + OE 3 lorelcre CF + AF & ML 2 Oyle roset OF + AF + OE 2 Weberes grece talwe * OE + ON 2 Lyle rote OF + OE 2 gingebred OF + OF 2 Nigre piper AF + OE 1 chirystones AF + OE + OE 1 Chiristones Kernelles * CF + OF 1 Oyle laue L & OF + ML 1 Sal armoniak ML + ON 1 bosschel OE & L + L & OF 1 Radich sexfragie OE + ML 1 erdoresses OF + L 1 Turbyt albi 01 + OE 1 cordogge
Combinations taken from French were also found: nigre piper (OF + OE), oyle laue (CF + OF); and even French with Latin, as in sal armoniak (L & OF + ML).