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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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The first democratic parliament of South Africa opened on May 24, 1994, after nearly 350 years of Dutch, British, and Boer colonialism and Afrikaner nationalist apartheid rule.
Notwithstanding internal rivalries, the Boer Republics--the South African Republic and the Orange Free State--hoped to underscore their legitimacy and survival by sending approximately thirty thousand Afrikaner or Boer farmers into a war that would devastate over a third of the countryside of the two republics; sequester over two hundred thousand women and children--Afrikaner and African--in concentration camps, where over thirty thousand of them died; and intern over twenty thousand Boer combatants in prisoner of war camps in Bermuda, India, and Ceylon (presently Sri Lanka) for years at a time.
com)-- The Society is grateful for the selfless sacrifices, years of hard work and perseverance of all stakeholders, to make a united free, non-racial, and prosperous Afrikaner nation a reality, the co-presidents of the Afrikaner Society Hein Marx and Hannes Louw announced.
This weekend, the Daily Mail published a letter the aging royal wrote his pal, the Afrikaner explorer Laurens van der Post, in 1986, after returning from a visit to Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, and Qatar.
In SA individuals with Afrikaner ancestry, three null mutations in FANCA (del E12-31 (deletion mutation of exons 12 to 31); del E11-17 (deletion mutation of exons 11 to 17) and 3398delA (point mutation at position 3398)) have previously been shown to account for ~80% of FA cases.
He takes veteran South African writer Max du Prez to task for his complaint that right-wing Afrikaner attitudes were an insult to du Prez's (Afrikaner) people, rather than recognising how they denigrate black people.
One such example of a founder population is the SA Afrikaner population group, which dates back approximately 330 years, when European settlers arrived in what is now the Western Cape Province of SA.
While Union Defence Force troops gathered on the border and prepared to launch an offensive, a handful of Botha's former comrades incited an Afrikaner rebellion intent on keeping South Africa out of the war, or worse, siding with Germany.
a South African defense and aerospace scientist whose Afrikaner roots trace back to the earliest European settlers in Southern Africa of the 1600s, the book is about much more than just Afrikaners.
In 'n wereld waar Afrikaner-voorbeelde van verset teen apartheid min en onbekend was, het Brink soos Breyten Breytenbach 'n wereld oopgeskryf wat dit vir ons, die geslag van apartheid, moontlik gemaak het om genuanseerder met ons leefwereld om te gaan: nie alle Afrikaners was verdrukkers nie, nie alle Afrikaners het apartheid gesteun nie, nie alle Afrikaners het hulle rug op swart mense gedraai nie.
Pistorius had provided millions who watched the court's proceedings vignettes of his fragile emotional state, but what will stand out after yesterday's events will be the enduring image of a dignified Zulu judge Thokozile Masipa, who presided over two Afrikaner lawyers and a wealthy Afrikaner accused, and managed to reassert the dignity of a judicial system that has so often been criticised for bias in the past.
35pm, BBC1 Powerful drama based on the true story of Sandra Laing (Sophie Okonedo) - a black woman who, due to a rare genetic irregularity, was born to white Afrikaner parents in 1950s South Africa and ostracised from white society as a result of the country's apartheid regime.