Definition of Negrillo in English:

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Negrillo

Pronunciation: /nəˈɡrilō/

noun (plural Negrillos)

A member of a black people of short stature native to central and southern Africa.
Example sentences
  • Gagou means that they are partially descended from Negrillos, but they seem to have infusions of Baoule
  • Get to see tribes like the Bantu tribes and immigrants from the Negrillos and Sudanese.
  • When speaking about the Negrillos Hügel passes the borderline to Nazism.

Origin

Spanish, diminutive of negro 'black' (see Negro); compare with Negrito.

Words that rhyme with Negrillo

armadillo, billow, cigarillo, Murillo, peccadillo, pillow, tamarillo, Utrillo, willow

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Syllabification: Ne·gril·lo

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