Originally posted by Journey
mulatto is just a term for a person who has one white parent, and one black parent.
Yah, I'm familiar with the definition. But I've only read it in old books--I've never heard anyone actually say it! To me, it's like saying Negro, which technically just means black, but nobody says anymore, because the people to whom it used to refer do not prefer that term.
And do you know where "mulatto" derived...