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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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Vilonel beskuldig op sy beurt die Boere van verraad (348-9).
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.
Ita de Oliveira e Silva (I) Fernanda de Fatima Rodrigues da Silva (II) Lisieux Franco Fuzessy (III) Alexandre de Oliveira Tavela (IV) Moacir Carretta Junior (V) Vinicius Herold Dornelas e Silva (VI) Tarcizio Antonio Rego de Paula (VII) Vanner Boere (VIII)
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.
Rylands AB, Valladares-Padua C, da Rocha e Silva R, Boere V, Catao-Dias JL, Passinatti A, de Barros Vaz Guimaraes MA.
Bridesmaids were Anna Bishop; Livija Boere ma, sister of the groom; Emily Byrd; Emily Cole; Rachel Cooley; Laurel Donahoo; Kate Graham; Ashleigh Greenhaw; Jessica Holmes; Courtney Jones; Elizabeth McCraw; Keely McNulty;
The irony is that in post-apartheid South Africa there is still a minority of die-hard ideologues within the very corpus of the ruling African National Council (ANC), who still see rugby as a symbol of racially-motivated sporting dominance and the oppression by the Boere (Afrikaners) of the Blacks, Coloureds, Cape Malays and Indians.
Another ex-SS officer, Heinrich Boere, began a life sentence in 2011 for murdering three Dutch civilians.
In die taalkontaksituasie tussen die Khoi-Khoin en die vryburgerboere het die boere se taal van ongeveer 1680 af 'n dominante rol gespeel, en het die Khoi-Khoin hul taal aangeleer.
Heinrich Boere was taken by ambulance from the old people's home where he had been living to a detention facility.
He is talking of taking the farms from the Boere, who include significant numbers of motivated and efficient farmers, whereas most people, and even most Boere, shun farming and want the city life.