pavee

See also: pavée

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Shelta

NounEdit

pavee (plural pavees)

  1. (Ireland) A traveller, a member of Ireland's nomadic ethnic minority.

Usage notesEdit

  • The word pavee can be considered offensive or derogatory when used by persons from outside the Travelling Community.

SynonymsEdit

See alsoEdit

Last modified on 17 June 2013, at 19:44