Posted by Adrian on October 13, 2002
In Reply to: Dirty N-word phrases.... posted by me on October 13, 2002
: Could someone tell me the origin of [n-word] knocking, or of the [n-word] chaser> thank you
The now considered offensive [n-word] is a variation of negro (which some people also find offensive), which means black. [N-word] knocking is just alliteration.