Definition of buckra in English:

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buckra

Pronunciation: /ˈbəkrə/

noun (plural same or buckras)

US & West Indian informal, chiefly derogatory
A white person, typically a man.

Origin

Mid 18th century: from Ibibio and Efik (m)bakara 'European, master'.

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Syllabification: buck·ra

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