blackbirder

[ blak-bur-der ]
/ ˈblækˌbɜr dər /

noun

(formerly) a person or ship illegally engaged in the slave trade, especially in the Pacific.

Origin of blackbirder

First recorded in 1880–85; blackbird + -er1
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for blackbirder