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  • n. Diminutive, and less offensive version of nigger. Can be a term of endearment such as "You're my nigga!".

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. (ethnic slur) extremely offensive name for a Black person

Etymologies

From nigger, coming from dialects of the English language which are non-rhotic. (Wiktionary)

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