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> > > Apropos: can anyone confirm something for me. I recently learned the
word
> > > "kaffir". Is it true that those blacks who know what this means find
it
> > > worse/more insulting than the n-word?
> >
> >
> > "Kaffir" is from the Dutch for "insect" or "bug".

Er, both my dictionaries have it from Arabic 'ka:fir', meaning 'infidel'.

    *Muke!
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