PIDGIN: any simplified or broken form of a language, especially when used for communication between speakers of different languages.


You may have heard about Pidgin English, but you may not realize that there are any number of “mixed” languages which fall under the category known as Pidgin.  The definition of the word Pidgin which is given by  lays it out as well as anyone: “[Pidgin is]an auxiliary language that has come into existence […]