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pic·canin·ny

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pickaninny, piccaninny, picaninnynoun

    (ethnic slur) offensive term for a Black child

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  1. piccaninnynoun

    A black child

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Piccaninny

    Pickaninny, pik′a-nin-i, n. a little child: an African or negro child. [Perh. from Sp. pequeño niño='little child.']

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. piccaninny

    A negro or mulatto infant.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of piccaninny in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of piccaninny in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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