houseboy

[ hous-boi ]
/ ˈhaʊsˌbɔɪ /

noun

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Origin of houseboy

First recorded in 1895–1900; house + boy
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British Dictionary definitions for houseboy

houseboy
/ (ˈhaʊsˌbɔɪ) /

noun

a male domestic servant
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