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Pinxy

or pinx·y

[ pingk-see ]
/ ˈpɪŋk si /
Informal.
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adjective
of or relating to people of Philippine origin or descent, especially those living in the United States (used in place of the masculine form Pinoy or the feminine form Pinay); Filipinx.
noun
Sometimes Offensive. a Filipinx.
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Compare Pinay, Pinoy.

Origin of Pinxy

First recorded in 2015; Pinoy or Pinay + x3 (in the sense “unknown quantity or variable”); see also Latinx

usage note for Pinxy

Use as a noun in reference to a person (e.g., “a Pinxy”) is sometimes considered offensive.
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