- IPA: /ˈæf.ɹɪ.kən əˈmɛɹɪkən/
- An African American is an American person with African or Black ancestry.
- person of color
- (old, no longer used) Afro-American
- (old, no longer used) colored
- (very offensive) darky
- (old, no longer used) Negro
- (very offensive) nigger