Lebo

/ˈlɛboʊ/ (say 'leboh) Colloquial (sometimes derogatory)

noun
1. a Lebanese person.
adjective
2. Lebanese.
Also, Lebbo, Leb.
Usage: In general terms a colloquial shortening of Lebanese used in contexts that might be affectionate, pejorative or neutral, depending on the intent of the speaker. However, Lebo has come to be seen by some people as racist and derogatory in line with the increased sensitivity to all forms of stereotyping.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • Lebo — can refer to one of the following:* Lebo, Kansas, a small town in the United States * Lebo M, South African composer of songs from The Lion King * Lebo Mathosa, South African singer * António Lebo Lebo, Angolan footballer * A derogatory ethnic… …   Wikipedia

  • Lebo — Lebo, KS U.S. city in Kansas Population (2000): 961 Housing Units (2000): 387 Land area (2000): 0.991584 sq. miles (2.568191 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.115108 sq. miles (0.298128 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.106692 sq. miles (2.866319 sq. km)… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Lebo, KS — U.S. city in Kansas Population (2000): 961 Housing Units (2000): 387 Land area (2000): 0.991584 sq. miles (2.568191 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.115108 sq. miles (0.298128 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.106692 sq. miles (2.866319 sq. km) FIPS code …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Lebo M — Lebohang Morake, [cite web|url=http://www.ascap.com/ace/search.cfm?requesttimeout=300 mode=results searchstr=1532369 search in=c search type=exact search det=t,s,w,p,b,v results pp=20 start=1|title=Works written by: MORAKE LEBOHANG|work=ACE Title …   Wikipedia

  • Lebo M — Lebohang Morake (* 20. Mai 1964 in Soweto, Südafrika), besser bekannt unter seinem Künstlernamen Lebo M, ist ein südafrikanischer Komponist, welcher unter anderem für seine Arbeit am König der Löwen bekannt ist. Vorgeschlagen wurde er für den Job …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • lebo — hel·lebo·rine; …   English syllables

  • LEBO-HAMATH — (Heb. לְבוֹא חֲמָת ,לְבֹא חֲמָת), a place name or geographical term frequently mentioned as a northern boundary mark of Ereẓ Israel. The biblical description of the borders of Canaan places Lebo Hamath on the northern border between Mount Hor… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Lebo (Kansas) — Lebo Ciudad de los Estados Unidos …   Wikipedia Español

  • Lebo Mathosa — (* 1977 in Daveyton, Südafrika; † 23. Oktober 2006 bei Johannesburg) war eine südafrikanische Kwaito Sängerin. Mathosa begann ihre Karriere 1994 mit der südafrikanischen Band Boom Shaka, bevor sie 1999 als Solistin startete. Ihr 2000 erschienenes …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Lebo Mathosa — (1977 23 de octubre de 2006). Cantante sudafricana de pop del género musical kwaito. Cantaba tanto en inglés como como en las lenguas nacionales de Sudáfrica. Mathosa comezó su carrera con la popular banda sudafricana Boom Shaka en 1994, con la… …   Wikipedia Español

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