But once you get into octoroon territory, it holds far less mystique.
In North America a mulatto, a quadroon, even an octoroon who is only one-eighth black, counts as a negro.
"He was bleeding to death; unless he has care he'll die," said the octoroon woman.
Your father has just told me that I am a negress—my mother is an octoroon!
Vividly told, with a beautiful octoroon as the central figure.
The intrigue with the octoroon woman, Suzanne, came after that.
The engineer at once relinquished his hold on the octoroon, and stood up.
The circumstance showed the powerful influence held over him by the octoroon woman.
The octoroon struggled to escape, but the mate and Buck held him tight.
The octoroon's imprisonment came to an end on the third day after Tump's death.