Negrillo


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Negrillo:

see PygmyPygmy
or Pigmy
, term used for dark-skinned people who live in equatorial rain forests and average less than 59 in. (150 cm) in height. Some studies make a distinction between Negrillos, who live in Africa, and Negritos, who live in Southeast Asia, New Guinea, and the
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My mother Juanita Negrillo died early, when I was 34 years old in 1982 and still only a captain.
In the tenth chapter, "The Bushmen, Hottentots and Negrillos Culture," additional ethnographic details about these groups are presented.
El rostro tenia muy hermoso (aunque los ojos no estaban bien formados) y era de plata blanca; el pecho hasta la cintura de rosicler; los brazos de diversas mezclas; no tenia forma de pies sino que desde la cintura iba adelgazando hasta rematar en punta, aunque tenia una pequenita basa; y todo era de metal negrillo" (Arzans de Orsua y Vela 1965 [1736]: T.I:159).
Barcelona exchange teacher Carmen Negrillo with seven-year-old Lightwoods Primary School pupils Aneesha Hujan and Jamie Petley, and the Spanish national flag.