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half-breed

(hăf′brēd′, häf′-) Offensive
n.
A person of mixed racial descent, especially a person of Native American and white parentage.
adj.
Of mixed racial descent.
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I know I have had to explain to the people who do care to learn what a Metis is, and what a half-breed is and what a Bill C-31 person is.
(19) "If put on farms at once (as they will have to be if the Half-breeds and others are allowed to killed all the Buffalo), he will starve, but if the game is kept for him while he is learning something of farming, when the time comes when the game is gone, he will more readily agree to go on reserve and farm for all time to come.
In the evening, Spaniards, English, and French, go to the promenades to ogle the beautiful and facile half-breed women, whose transparent robes reveal their splendid figures.
Clearly, the "logic of the situation demanded that the Metis seek the support or at least the benign neutrality of the English Half-breeds and white settlers.
The subsequent amendment to the Dominion Lands Act, 1899 (32) reflected Sifton's decision to eliminate residency in the North-West at the date of the assertion of Canadian sovereignty as determinative of scrip eligibility: The Governor in Council may-- 90(f.) grant lands in satisfaction of claims of half-breeds arising out of the extinguishment of Indian title.
Macdonell was apparently too effective, because the Legislative Assembly introduced a bill that made "inciting Indians or half-breeds" punishable by up to five years in prison.
From 1870 to 1886, "the French Metis decreased by 24 percent from 5,757 to 4,369 and the English Half-Breeds by 12 percent from 4,083 to 3,597.
He was very lightly raced on the Flat, although he did win the Derby for half-breeds, so he has got quality on the Flat.
My white maternal grandfather had married a Native American and had nine children with her, all of whom looked like so-called "half-breeds," and all of whom experienced before World War II some incidents of prejudice.
Otherwise the authors should use the proper names for our cultures; First Nations are status Indians (a political term), Metis (politically correct term for Metis, Metis, Michif and half-breeds like me), and Inuit (politically correct term for Eskimo).
But he is thrust back from damnation and spends his time battling the demonic half-breeds on earth in the hope that his actions will eventually buy him a place in Heaven.
Look at all the famous half-breeds that permeate the world's culture, literature and belief systems.