a word, term, or usage peculiar to or originating among Afrikaners.
. a powerful evil demon or monster. Historical Examples The expedition of the afrit in fetching Carathis is characteristic of this order of dives. Shorter Novels, Eighteenth Century Samuel Johnson She was ultimately carried by an afrit to the abyss of Eblis, in punishment of her many crimes. Character Sketches of Romance, Fiction and the […]
of or relating to Afro-Americans or to black traditions, culture, etc.: Afro societies; Afro hair styles. a hair style originating with black persons, in which the hair is allowed to grow naturally and to acquire a bushy appearance. a combining form of : Afro-American; Afro-Asiatic. Contemporary Examples Tarantino still had his heart set on the […]
. Historical Examples The mob spirit has grown with the increasing intelligence of the Afro-American. Southern Horrors Ida B. Wells-Barnett So must we train ourselves to say the right name, “Afro-American.” Sparkling Gems of Race Knowledge Worth Reading Various To the Afro-American the South says, “the white man must and will rule.” Southern Horrors Ida […]
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