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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Controversies_about_the_word_%22niggardly%22

In the United States, there have been several controversies concerning the word "niggardly", an ... It can be traced back at least to the Middle English word nigon, which has the same meaning, and is related to the ... Both negro and noir (and therefore also nègre and nigger) ultimately come from nigrum, the accusative case ...

english.stackexchange.com/questions/74457/does-renege-have-any-racial-overtones-or-is-it-otherwise-offensive

Do it. Save the world from them. Don't let them destroy the language. ... To my ear , there is nothing racial or offensive about the word renege.

www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/renege

Define renege: to refuse to do something that you promised or agreed to do — renege ... my so-called best friend promised to help me move, only to renege come ... from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word ' renege.

www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/renig

Define renig: renege. ... You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that's only in the Merriam-Webster ...

www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=renig

I want to renig a contract. ... One side has the word, one side has the definition. ... and used incorrectly to imply it's something a black person always does, yes, ...

www.word-detective.com/2009/06/renege

Jun 2, 2009 ... Dear Word Detective: All through my adolescent and adult life I have used the word "renege" when it comes to someone backing out of a deal or situation. ... of fighting the cat for the last can of Fancy Feast, people offload their ...

www.reddit.com/r/NoStupidQuestions/comments/5mespg/is_renig_a_racist_term_or_is_it_a_legit_word

Jan 6, 2017 ... Do not post illegal things, I.E. "Where can I find a copy of (movie/TV ..... In the context of discussion, I'd say that renege is a "legit" word with a 'big but...' because ... Indeed, let us not be niggardly renegers when it comes to our ...

www.yourdictionary.com/renig

renig definition: Verb (third-person singular simple present renigs, present participle renigging, simple past and past ... Words near renig in the dictionary ...

www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/10/24/offensive-words-_n_4144472.html

Oct 24, 2013 ... Does that mean that they're no longer offensive? ... that “Hip hip hooray” did not ORIGINATE as a racist phrase, but rather evolved into one.