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Terms for redheads

New to me today, three Australian terms for redheads: Ranga, Bloodnut, Blue (or Bluey).

Which of the following terms for a redhead were you already familiar with?

Ranga
4(6.5%)
Bloodnut
1(1.6%)
Blue (or Bluey)
12(19.4%)
None of these
45(72.6%)

Which of these have you used?

Ranga
1(1.7%)
Bloodnut
0(0.0%)
Blue (or Bluey)
2(3.4%)
None of them
55(94.8%)

Which of these are (or could be taken as) offensive?

Ranga
8(11.6%)
Bloodnut
8(11.6%)
Blue (or Bluey)
3(4.3%)
Don't know
50(72.5%)

Comments

highlyeccentric
Nov. 8th, 2013 09:15 am (UTC)
Note: I am only aware of "blue" or "bluey" being used as nicknames. You can be A ranga or A bloodnut but you can't be a bluey, if that makes sense?