1chiefly derogatory (In India and other parts of Asia) a foreigner, especially one with white skin.
More example sentences
- Europeans, too, are very little known here, and I heard the children continually calling out to us, as we passed through the villages, 'Feringhee'.
- The casualties on the winning side were four white and eight black soldiers killed, 14 feringhee and 36 native soldiers wounded!
via Urdu from Persian firangī, from the base of Frank.
Definition of feringhee in:
- The US English dictionary