nig, noun

Forms:
Formerly also nicht.
Origin:
AfrikaansShow more Afrikaans, niece.
niggie; also used as a title, with a given name.
1913 A.B. Marchand Dirk, S. African 113 (Swart)Tant Martjie remarked that she thought Nicht Gesina was better able to bear the burden of a few additional sins than Miss Booysen.
1934 C.P. Swart Supplement to Pettman. 125Nig,..The word is often applied by elderly people to young women to whom they are not related at all, as a term of affection.
1958 R.E. Lighton Out of Strong 16‘Come, children,’ called Hendrina, ‘and you too, Nig Alida.’
niggie; also used as a title, with a given name.
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