1. (US black) a black person; thus pl. niggaz.
|[||Uncle Daniel’s Story of ‘Tom’ Anderson 85: ‘Whar you goin’, nigga?’ [...] Dat’s what ‘Sesh’ all call us – ‘niggas’].|
|[||Fire Trumpet II 273: You dam Hottentot nigga!].|
|Howard Street 22: Kill that nigga, baby, kill ’im!|
|Black Players 102: Now, if it develops into anything else after that, it’s the weakness on the nigga’s part for letting that happen.|
|House of Slammers 4: The nigga knew he had to wait. [Ibid.] 14: I love that nigga’s last year’s drawers.|
|‘Six in the Morning’ [lyrics] Niga didn’t know what happened / Didn’t have time to ask.|
|‘What’s My Name?’ [lyrics] Cuz I never hesitate to put a nigga on his back.|
|Guardian Rev. 2 July 5: In Belly, niggaz get to kill each other in amoral chaos.|
|Guardian Guide 1–6 Jan. 18: Cold-chillin’ with his niggaz in the ’hood.|
|‘Wanksta’ [lyrics] Nigga, you play with my paper, you gon meet my baretta.|
|Skins ser.1 ep.3 [TV script] Don’t be calling our sister no waste gash, nigga.|
|Running the Books 6: Inmates exchange intrixcate handshakes and formal titles: OG, young G, boo, bro, baby boy, brutha, dude, cuz, dawg, P, G, daddy, pimpin’, nigga, man, thug thizzle, my boy, my man, homie.|
2. (US campus) a close friend, only used among exclusively white or black groups.
|UNC-CH Campus Sl. Spring 2014 10: NIGGA — close friend. X: ‘So you trust him?’ Y: ‘Yeah. He’s my nigga.’ Not used in inter-racial groups.(ed.)|
(US black) of a black woman, heavily built.
|Ebonics Primer at www.dolemite.com [Internet] niggalicous Definition: a black women with an huge ass that one could mistake for a biscuit. Example: Damn foo, that bag ho’s ass be niggalicous I gots to get my teeth on it.|
(US black) any blunt instrument.
|Ebonics Primer at www.dolemite.com [Internet] nigga beater Definition: any blunt instrument (ie. lead pipes, Loiusville Sluggers, Fists) Example: Stanky Bitch, betta’ recognize bego’ I use my Nigga Beat’a on you! That goes fo’ you too sorry-ass muthafucka.|
(US black) a fellow black person.
|Ebonics Primer at www.dolemite.com [Internet] nigga chops Definition: a fellow negro; friend Example: Yo, nigga chops, get yo bitch ass ova here before I busta cap in yo ass.|
see niggertown n.
(US black) an excl. of disbelief, dismissal.
|Ebonics Primer at www.dolemite.com [Internet] nigga please! Definition: Exclamation used to show disbelief or skepticism. Example: Creeper: ‘Ain’t go no money to pay you, call the police you thinkum jivin’!’ Clerk: ‘Nigger please!’.|