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Boer

 (bôr, bō′ər, bo͝or)
n.
A Dutch colonist or descendant of a Dutch colonist in South Africa.

[Afrikaans, from Dutch, farmer, from Middle Dutch gheboer, peasant; see bheuə- in Indo-European roots.]

Boer

(bʊə; ˈbəʊə; bɔː)
n, adj
1. (Historical Terms)
a. a descendant of any of the Dutch or Huguenot colonists who settled in South Africa, mainly in Cape Colony, the Orange Free State, and the Transvaal
b. (as modifier): a Boer farm.
2. (Peoples)
a. a descendant of any of the Dutch or Huguenot colonists who settled in South Africa, mainly in Cape Colony, the Orange Free State, and the Transvaal
b. (as modifier): a Boer farm.
[C19: from Dutch Boer; see boor]

Boer

(bɔr, boʊr, bʊər)

n.
(now usu. in historical contexts) an Afrikaner.
[1825–35; < Afrikaans < Dutch: peasant, farmer. See boor]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Boer - a white native of Cape Province who is a descendant of Dutch settlers and who speaks AfrikaansBoer - 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
Translations
búr

Boer

[ˈbəʊəʳ]
A. ADJbóer
B. Nbóer mf
C. CPD Boer War NGuerra f Bóer, Guerra f del Transvaal

Boer

[ˈbʊər ˈbɔːr] nBoer mf Boer WarBoer War n
the Boer War → la guerre des Boers

Boer

nBure m, → Burin f
adjburisch; the Boer Warder Burenkrieg

Boer

[ˈbʊəʳ] n & adjboero/a
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Hy behoor (sic) tot die BOERE. Fula is 'n NASIONALIS.".
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Other stalls at the market include the new Biltong and Boere from Ingleby Barwick who sell South African snacks and a microbrewery from Pinchinthorpe near Guisborough.
The teachers might have explained the reference a little bit better and said, "Die Boere wil djulle amal downdruk, so God help us all en bid ordentlik, hoor djulle." We would have understood that, gotten angry for a bit, then gone back to being willful on our own behalf.
(23.) Rylands AB, Valladares-Padua C, da Rocha e Silva R, Boere V, Catao-Dias JL, Passinatti A, de Barros Vaz Guimaraes MA.