Results for: Coolie

In Definitions

What does a coolie mean?

Coolie (variously spelled Cooly, Kuli, Quli, etc.) is: * A contemporary racial slur for people of Asian descent, including people from India, Central Asia, etc. * A hist ( Full Answer )
In Literature & Language

What does coolies mean?

"Coolie" is an old term for an Asian (usually Chinese) worker, and is often seen in connection to the construction of the railroad in North America.. When used as an adjectiv ( Full Answer )
In Religion & Spirituality

What is a dravidian coolie?

A Dravidian Coolie is an individual that is part of a low castegroup in a Northern Sri Lanka or Southern India. They are non-Aryanand usually speak Teluga, Kannada, or Tamil.
In English Spelling and Pronunciation

Is the woed cooly speled correctly?

Well, cooly is if you meant the adjective. Your spellingof the words "woed" ( word I presume) and "speled"( spelled ) are a bit off though.
In Definitions

What is the definition of a fooly cooly?

The term "fooly cooly" is the American pronunciation of the Japanese animated series (and later manga) " FLCL " ( Furi Kuri ). The heavily surreal science fiction series was r ( Full Answer )
In Chinese Language and Culture

Why did Chinese coolies have pigtails?

My personal opinion is they didn't have enough $$$$ to pay for a haircut but im sure theres some other reason
In Singapore

Why coolies come to Singapore?

why did coolies come to singapore in old time can you give me a ans
In Uncategorized

What is a Coringhee coolie?

"Coringhee" refers to the Indian(s) (mainly Telugu people) from Southern India who emigrated to colonial Burma (Now Myanmar) across the Bay of Bengal in the nineteenth and twe ( Full Answer )
In Nouns

Is Coolie a noun?

Yes, the word 'coolie' is a noun, a word for an unskilled worker,usually from Asia (obsolete derogatory term), a word for a person.