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Definition of the noun afrikaner

What does afrikaner mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: Afrikaners

  1. a white native of Cape Province who is a descendant of Dutch settlers and who speaks Afrikaans

Definition of the adjective afrikaner

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  1. belonging or relating to white people of South Africa whose ancestors were Dutch or to their language


  1. Afrikaner is a fictional character from the 1991 film Lebewohl, Fremde.
  2. Afrikaner is a fictional character from the 2014 film The Whole Shebang.

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Google previewEncyclopedia of the World's Minorities (2013)

by Carl Skutsch

Eventhen, Afrikanerswere often bitterly divided, often over the best waytopreserve Afrikaner identity. Oneof the worstmomentsin Afrikanerhistory occurredat the beginningof the twentieth century,in the conquest of the republics by Britain and ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of the British Empire (1996)

by James Stuart Olson, Robert Shadle

DOST MUHAMMAD KHAN Confronted by Sir Alfred Milner's* policy of anglicization after the war, the Gereformeerde Kerk and its leaders acted to preserve Afrikaner culture through a system of church schools promoting Christelijk ...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Names (1999)

Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology by Umberto Quattrocchi

South Africa: flames, vlamme, Afrikaner, rooi Afrikaner G. brevifolius Jacq. var. brevifolius South Africa: painted lady, rooipypie, ruikpypie G. bullatus Thunb. ex G.J. Lewis South Africa: Caledon bluebell, blouklokkie ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of the Developing World (2005)

by Thomas M. Leonard

Afrikaner voor- trekkers moved to areas of the Highveld and Natal depopulated by the Mfecane, which created conflict with the Matabele and Zulus. When the Matabele were defeated most migrated northwards. This transferred hegemony over ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Group Processes and Intergroup Relations (2009)

by John M Levine, Michael A. Hogg

Apartheid is an Afrikaner word that means “separateness” or “apartness.” It represents a cluster of policies that were designed to achieve “total separation” between races in South Africa, the effect of which was to preserve the economic and ...

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Afrikaner Meaning

Video shows what Afrikaner means. A member of an ethnic group of northwestern European ancestry and associated with southern Africa and the Afrikaans ...

Scrabble value of A1F4R1I1K5A1N1E1R1

The value of this 9-letter word is 16 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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