bokmakierie


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bokmakierie

(ˌbɒkməˈkɪərɪ)
n
(Animals) South African a large yellow shrike, Telephorus zeylonus, of southern Africa, known for its melodious song
[C19: from Afrikaans, imitative of its call]
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Tomorrow, Tuesday 27 September 2016, Western Cape MEC of Community Safety, Dan Plato, will launch a new Walking Bus initiative in Bokmakierie.
The Walking Bus launch in Bokmakierie tomorrow is the last Walking Bus to be launched before the upcoming school holiday.
The Bokmakierie Walking Bus will see parents volunteering their time to help improve the safety of learners on their way to school with the support tomorrow of the City of Cape Town Metro Police, Traffic, Law Enforcement, as well as the South African Police Service (SAPS).
The bokmakierie (a bushshrike, Telophorus zeyloms) was said to come to inform Bushmen (not involved in the theft) of other Bushmen stealing cattle, telling them of 'bad things which it knows'.
Die kleure van hierdie land se vlag is swart, geel en groen, want die bokmakierie is 'n geel en groen voel met 'n swart dwarsstrook onder die keel.
Limpopo Province: 1 [female] Klaserie, Bokmakierie Game Farm, tent camp, 24[degrees]33'S 31[degrees]02'E, open sandy area, dry river bed, 11.
They owe much to the smell of the seabush at Schoenmakerskop, to dried, crunching peppercorns in New Bethesda, to the sound of bokmakieries [birds], to the smell of burning rubber.