What does slavey mean?

Definitions for slavey
ˈsleɪ vislavey

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. skivvy, slavey(noun)

    a female domestic servant who does all kinds of menial work

Wiktionary

  1. slavey(Noun)

    A maid, maidservant.

    Etymology: A euphemism for Slave (French Esclave), originally a translation of the Cree word for slave, an appellation the Cree gave several of their traditional enemies. In English, the final e came to be pronounced as if Slave were a native name; this pronunciation was first written Slavé and later Slavey.

  2. Slavey(ProperNoun)

    An Athabascan people of western Canada

    Etymology: A euphemism for Slave (French Esclave), originally a translation of the Cree word for slave, an appellation the Cree gave several of their traditional enemies. In English, the final e came to be pronounced as if Slave were a native name; this pronunciation was first written Slavé and later Slavey.

  3. Slavey(ProperNoun)

    The Slavey language

    Etymology: A euphemism for Slave (French Esclave), originally a translation of the Cree word for slave, an appellation the Cree gave several of their traditional enemies. In English, the final e came to be pronounced as if Slave were a native name; this pronunciation was first written Slavé and later Slavey.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Slavey(noun)

    a maidservant

Freebase

  1. Slavey

    The Slavey are a First Nations aboriginal people of the Dene group, indigenous to the Great Slave Lake region, in Canada's Northwest Territories, and extending into northeastern British Columbia and northwestern Alberta.

How to pronounce slavey?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
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    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say slavey in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of slavey in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of slavey in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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