mulatto

noun
mu·lat·to | \ mə-ˈla-(ˌ)tō , mu̇- , myu̇- , -ˈlä- \
plural mulattoes or mulattos

Definition of mulatto 

1 now sometimes offensive : the first-generation offspring of a black person and a white person

2 now sometimes offensive : a person of mixed white and black ancestry

History and Etymology for mulatto

Spanish mulato, from mulo mule, from Latin mulus

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