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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 ... Both negro and noir (and therefore also nègre and nigger) ultimately come from nigrum, the ... Howard refused but accepted another position with the mayor instead, insisting that he did not feel victimized by the incident. On the ...

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

I used the word "renege" in a meeting the other day (something like, "the vendor decided to renege on their offer of shipping replacement SAN ...

www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/renege

Define renege: to refuse to do something that you promised or agreed to do ... my so-called best friend promised to help me move, only to renege come Saturday ... 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 ...

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 ... It's spelled "renege," (same root word as renegade) and it is not a ..... Renig is actually an incorrect spelling of the word 'reneg', which comes from the word ...

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 ... For example, did you know that Hip hip hooray! used to be a Nazi war cry used to ... Over time, word origins are forgotten, and words and phrases that were ... did not ORIGINATE as a racist phrase, but rather evolved into one.

www.etymonline.com/index.php?term=renege

Look up renege at Dictionary.com: 1540s, "deny, renounce, abandon," from Medieval Latin renegare, from Latin re-, here probably an intensive prefix, + negare ...