verb (used with object), nigged, nigging. Masonry.
c.1300, “niggardly person” (see niggard). As an abbreviated form of nigger, attested by c.1832, American English.
A black person (1932+)
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[nahy-juh l] /ˈnaɪ dʒəl/ noun 1. a male given name, form of . masc. proper name; see Neil.
noun 1. any of several annual herbs of the genus Nigella, having dissected leaves and showy blue or white flowers. /naɪˈdʒɛlə/ noun 1. any plant of the ranunculaceous genus Nigella, from the Mediterranean and W Asia, esp N. damascena See love-in-a-mist
[nahy-jer; French nee-zher] /ˈnaɪ dʒər; French niˈʒɛr/ noun 1. a republic in NW Africa: formerly part of French West Africa. 458,976 sq. mi. (1,188,748 sq. km). Capital: Niamey. 2. a river in W Africa, rising in S Guinea, flowing NE through Mali, and then SE through Nigeria into the Gulf of Guinea. 2600 miles (4185 […]
[nahy-jer-kong-goh] /ˈnaɪ dʒərˈkɒŋ goʊ/ noun 1. a subfamily of Niger-Kordofanian, that comprises a large number of languages of Africa, as Ewe, Ibo, Yoruba, and the Bantu languages, spoken in nearly all of the equatorial forest region and in much of southern Africa. adjective 2. of, belonging to, or constituting Niger-Congo. noun 1. a family of […]