Negrophobia

[ nee-gruh-foh-bee-uh ]
/ ˌni grəˈfoʊ bi ə /

noun (sometimes lowercase) Older Use: Often Offensive.

strong fear or dislike of black people.

Origin of Negrophobia

First recorded in 1810–20; Negro + -phobia

Usage note

See black.

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Word Origin and History for negrophobia

Negrophobia

n.

1819, from Negro + -phobia.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper