Definition of Negrillo in English:


Line breaks: Neg|rillo
Pronunciation: /nɪˈɡrɪləʊ

noun (plural Negrillos)

A member of a black people of short stature native to central and southern Africa.
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  • 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.


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

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