from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Offensive Slang Used as a disparaging term for a Cajun.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A White Acadian French person who lives in the swamps.
See Coonass article at Wikipedia for some conjectural etymologies; influenced by coon + ass (Wiktionary)