Definition of Negrillo in English:

Negrillo

noun

  • A member of a black people of short stature native to central and southern Africa.

    • ‘Gagou means that they are partially descended from Negrillos, but they seem to have infusions of Baoule’
    • ‘Get to see tribes like the Bantu tribes and immigrants from the Negrillos and Sudanese.’
    • ‘When speaking about the Negrillos Hügel passes the borderline to Nazism.’

Origin

Spanish, diminutive of negro black (see Negro); compare with Negrito.

Pronunciation:

Negrillo

/nɪˈɡrɪləʊ/