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The meaning of Paleface

ˈpeɪl.feɪs

Paleface – definition

noun

A white person (used in fictional representations of the speech of north american indians).

noun

A white person (formerly used in stereotyped representations of the speech of north american indians).

Usage examples:

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noun

(said to have been used by native americans) a white person

Paleface translation into English

Paleface: translate from English into Chinese

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苍白的脸

Paleface: translate from English into Dutch

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Bleek gezicht, Bleekgezicht, Blanke

Paleface: translate from English into French

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Visage pâle, Visage terreux, Visage pale

Paleface: translate from English into German

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Blasses gesicht, Bleichgesicht

Paleface: translate from English into Hindi

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मुर्झाया हुआ चहरा, पीला, फीका, पीत मुखवाला

Paleface: translate from English into Italian

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Viso pallido

Paleface: translate from English into Korean

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창백한 얼굴, 백인

Paleface: translate from English into Russian

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Бледное лицо, Бледнолицый, Человек белой расы

Paleface: translate from English into Spanish

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Cara pálida, Rostro pálido

Word origin

early 18th century (in the sense ‘person whose face is pale as a result of fear or shock’): the sense ‘white person’ dates from the early 19th century and was popularized by American writers

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