"When I use a word," Humpty Dumpty said in rather a scornful tone, "it means just what I choose it to mean -- neither more nor less."<quoted text>
Oh, I mean the comment as denigrating, but not as racial.
In the past, I've also referred to him as a zebra; again, I don't consider that racial either.
You say you are not using the word in a racial way? How is that possible? What do you think the word "half breed" means?
A person of mixed racial descent, especially a person of Native American and white parentage.