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What Does ‘Ranga’ Mean? | Definitions Of Ginger Terms & Redhead Nicknames


‘Ranga’ is an abbreviation of ‘orangutan’. Used mostly in Australia, the word has gradually spread across the world and has now been adopted to refer to all redheads. It’s thought that is began being used as a derogatory word around the 1990s in Australia school yards.

See also: ‘bluey’

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