Afrikander(redirected from Afrikanders)
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Variant of Africander.
Afrikander(afriˈkandə; ˌæfrɪˈkændə) or
1. (Breeds) a breed of humpbacked beef cattle originally raised in southern Africa
2. (Breeds) a southern African breed of fat-tailed sheep
3. (Peoples) a former name for an Afrikaner
[C19: from South African Dutch, formed on the model of Hollander]
or Af•ri•can•der(ˌæf rɪˈkæn dər)
1. one of a breed of red beef cattle, raised orig. in S Africa, well adapted to heat.
2. Archaic. Afrikaner.