What does ginger mean?


Ginger is a term that refers to a person with reddish hair. Gingers also commonly have pale skin and freckles.

Gingers are pretty rare, roughly 2% of the world are gingers, which is around 140 million. Some famous examples of gingers around the world include Conan O'Brien, Emma Stone, Lindsay Lohan, Andy Dalton, Ron Howard, Julianne Moore, Damien, Jessica Chastain. Lewis Louis C.K., and Chuck Norris. Ginger Spice from the Spice Girls pop band and Ginger from the Gilligan's Island tv show are also famous examples that are actually named "Ginger."


He doesn't like going to the beach?
Of course not, he's a ginger!
Television personality Conan O'Brien
Television personality Conan O'Brien

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Updated April 3, 2017

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