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Af·ri·ka·ner

 (ăf′rĭ-kä′nər)
n.
An Afrikaans-speaking South African of European and especially Dutch ancestry.

[Afrikaans, from Dutch, from Afrikaan, an African, from Latin Āfricānus, from Āfrica, Africa, from Āfer, Āfr-, an African.]

Afrikaner

(afriˈkaːnə; ˌæfrɪˈkɑːnə)
n
(Peoples) a White native of the Republic of South Africa whose mother tongue is Afrikaans. See also Boer

Af•ri•ka•ner

(ˌæf rɪˈkɑ nər, -ˈkæn ər)

n.
a white South African whose native language is Afrikaans.
[1815–1825; < Afrikaans]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Afrikaner - a white native of Cape Province who is a descendant of Dutch settlers and who speaks AfrikaansAfrikaner - a white native of Cape Province who is a descendant of Dutch settlers and who speaks Afrikaans
South African - a native or inhabitant of South Africa
Adj.1.Afrikaner - belonging or relating to white people of South Africa whose ancestors were Dutch or to their languageAfrikaner - belonging or relating to white people of South Africa whose ancestors were Dutch or to their language; "an Afrikaans couple"; "Afrikaner support"
Translations
Afrikánec
boer
valkoinen eteläafrikkalainen
holandski naseljenik u Južnoj Africi
アフリカーナー
아프리카너
afrikand
ชาวแอฟริกาเชื้อสายยุโรป

Afrikaner

[ˌæfrɪˈkɑːnəʳ]
A. ADJafrikaner
B. Nafrikaner mf

Afrikaner

[ˌæfrɪˈkɑːnər] nAfrikaner mf

Afrikaner

nAfrika(a)nder(in) m(f)

Afrikaner

[ˌæfrɪˈkɑːnəʳ] nafricander m/f inv

Afrikaner

شَخْصٌ مِنْ جَنُوبِ أَفْرِيقيا مِنْ أَصْلٍ أُورُبِيٍّ وخَاصّةً مِنْ الـمُسْتَوْطِنيـنِ الهُولَنْدِييـن Afrikánec boer Afrikaander Αφρικάνερ afrikaner, afrikáner valkoinen eteläafrikkalainen Afrikaner holandski naseljenik u Južnoj Africi afrikaner アフリカーナー 아프리카너 Zuid-Afrikaan afrikander Afrykaner africânder, africâner африкандер afrikand ชาวแอฟริกาเชื้อสายยุโรป Hollanda asıllı Güney Afrikalı người Nam Phi gốc Âu (đặc biệt là Hà Lan) 欧洲血统的南非人
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El triunfo del Partido Nacional de los Afrikaaners (blancos descendientes de los Boers holandeses que colonizaron el pais), medidas drasticas para las futuras decadas, la exclusion de negros y mestizos del censo electoral.
We were soon educated by the residents there about the atrocities of apartheid which traumatized all the races of South Africa: white Afrikaaners, English-speaking whites, black, Cape Colored and Indian.
Renders married Pretorius' daughter Elsie, and every year he and a small band of Afrikaaners would cross the Limpopo river to hunt and explore in what was then Southern Rhodesia.
When Afrikaaners sing in my language, then I will sing theirs," she declared, in a widely reproduced quote.
I experienced this myself in South Africa when overhearing a conversation in a hotel among some local Afrikaaners.
All the Afrikaaners were simply open mouthed as he left Bryan Habana on his backside.
Although South Afrika is comprised of San (Bushmen), Nguni people (Xhosa, Zulu, Swati, Ndebele), Sotho (Tswana, Sesotho and Sepedi), Tsonga people, Venda people, Coloureds, Indians, Afrikaaners and English, we will focus on the Zulus of the Kwa-Zulu Natal Province.
Although times are changing fast, football is still most popular with black Africans, with the white Afrikaaners preferring cricket and rugby.
Freeman and Damon, on the other hand, took on South African dialects, Freeman's coming from Mandela's Xhosa background, and Damon re-creating an Afrikaaners lit.
But he is the man those Afrikaaners in particular love to hate, isn't he?
JZ I have had a series of meetings with Afrikaaners and others and assured them that South Africa is ready to accommodate all of us.
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