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  1. #16
    May 2009
    Sailor Flat, Ca.
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    Quote Originally Posted by KevinInColorado View Post
    Interesting to learn. You got me to look up a definition and indeed, I found this: The words niggard and niggardly are sometimes misinterpreted as racial slurs because they sound like the highly offensive word ******. However, niggard dates back to Middle English. The first element nygg-, nig- was borrowed from a Scandinavian source, and -ard is a pejorative suffix. The English word niggardly is a modern English formation from niggard. Therefore these two words are not etymologically related to ******.
    the offensive word is a derivative of a yiddish word that simply means Black.

    It was the name for a gnome like creature from folklore... interesting how it carried over in to Northern European languages.

    I have a Pennsylvania Dutch cook book from My grandma. That has drawings in it. With the Gnomes and their names.

    Was originally a name used by Europeans as they came across more people from the Southern Hemisphere. Broadly describing darker complected people. Then was corrupted into a vulgar term.

  2. #17
    Jan 2016
    South of Gunnison, Gold Basin
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    Now its every other word in rap music.
    Last edited by Johnnybravo300; Feb 05, 2020 at 10:29 AM.
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