Multiracial is defined as made up of or relating to people of many races many terms exist for people of various multiracial backgrounds some of the terms are considered insulting and offensive preferred terms include mixed race or simply mixed multiracial biracial multiethnic polyethnic half halfandhalf m233tis creole mestizo mulatto melungeon criollo chindian dougla.
Span classnews_dtjun 08 2009spannbsp018332i guess the only problem with biracial couple or mixedrace couple is that im already a biracial person or mixedrace person so when i date another biracial person id call that a biracial couple or a mixedrace couple where both people in the couple are biracial or mixed race.
Mixed race p at the time of writing this appears to be the most popular term used by young people of mixed race to describe themselves mixd p our term to describe a modern lived mixedrace experience mongrel d of mixed breed or origin relates to dogs mulatto d term meaning small mule in spanish someone ashamed of both races.
Span classnews_dtaug 25 2016spannbsp018332we accommodate the terms mixed race and multiracial interchangeably in the journal daniel wrote since both are widely used in the field of mixed racemultiracial studies and consciousness as.
races exist and the existence of brazilians even with their own categorization of racescolors and latinoshispanics and other mixedrace groupsindividuals do not rail against any concepts that purport to argue for the existence and biological reality of race.
Terms such as biracial multiracial multiethnic or mixed are usually deemed nonoffensive with mixed being the most colloquial word on the list sometimes people use the terms halfblack or halfwhite to describe mixedrace individuals.
The definitions used in this post may be politically correct but some are inaccurate in fact some of the definitions would offend some of my coworkers for instance the definition of latino in this post is one of mixed indian and spanish descent.
politically correct terms for cat owners my cat does not barf hairballs he is a floorrug redecorator my cat does not break things she helps gravity do its job my cat does not fear dogs they are merely sprint practice tools my cat does not gobble she eats with alacrity my cat does not scratch he is a furniturerugskin ventilator my cat does.
Span classnews_dtaug 20 2008spannbsp018332my girlfriend is mixed race and she likes the term mixed race and refers to herself as mixed race which is why i use that term myself i guess my girlfriends mother isnt mixed race she is black and likes to be referred to as black.