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What is a Piccanin?

Last Updated: 5th May, 2021

Noun. (plural piccanins) (South African) (derogatory, ethnic slur) A small (usually black) child; a tot; a toddler.

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Just so, what does Pickni mean?

The term 'pickni' means child.

Additionally, where did the word Pinckney originate? Pinckney Name Meaning. English (of Norman origin): habitational name from Picquigny in Somme, named with a Germanic personal name, Pincino (of obscure derivation) + the Latin locative suffix -acum.

Additionally, where does the word ninny come from?

Ninny,” meaning “a simpleton or fool,” is indeed that old, and first appeared in print (as far as we know) in 1593, during the reign (1558-1603) of Queen Elizabeth I of England. A “ninny,” in modern usage, is not merely uninformed, stupid or wrong, but also laughably silly.

What does Bomboclat mean Jamaican?

Bumbaclot, or bumboclaat, is Jamaican slang equivalent to "douchebag" or "motherfucker," often used as an interjection to express disgust or dismay.

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