spanspek


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spanspek

(ˈspɑnˌspek)
n
(Plants) South African a sweet rough-skinned melon; a cantaloupe: family Cucurbitaceae
[C19: possibly from Afrikaans: literally, Spanish bacon]
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ou Afduim-Murray, Hofmeyr met sy pens; hier's Jan van Riebeeck, bakgat aangetrek in sy plus-fours; Cecil Rhodes wat jou wys wa' die reisiesbaan le; en vorie Paalmint-hys ou Mies Victoria met ha' klein spanspek.