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Wednesday Winner: Lagniappe

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Donna G. from Wellesley, MA submitted lagniappe because it is “a lovely Cajun word, best spoken with a drawl, encapsulating their laid-back lifestyle and generosity of spirit.”

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3 Comments

  1. Jen -  August 19, 2014 - 7:28 pm

    Lagniappe is also used in Trinidadian Creole but it refers to a the youngest child of a family born several years after the second to last child.

    eg. She is a lagniappe.

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  2. uyyyReynaa -  July 7, 2014 - 11:06 am

    yeak

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  3. Muhammad Abdullah -  July 3, 2014 - 4:33 am

    Bangladeshi English chai

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