bakgat

bakgat

(bʌkˈxʊt)
adj
fine, excellent, marvellous
[C20: from Afrikaans]
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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.
The authors provide a series of insightful and well-informed discussions, focussing primarily on the solo albums, beginning with Bakgat in 1980.
It traces the evolution of Kramer's preoccupation with place and identity and belonging from Bakgat to Huistoe.
If nothing else, the book will get readers dusting off their copies of Bakgat and revisiting the music that had such an impact in its time.
Kramer became famous after the launch of his first album, Bakgat!, in 1981.
See tracks on Bakgat! (1980), Klassic Kramer (1996), Huistoe (2004) and Hemel & aarde (2007) for the examples cited in this section.
babbelas - hangover (originally from Zulu) bakgat - cool hou jou bek - "shut up" (literally "hold your [animal's] mouth").
JOHANNESBURG The first Afrikaans language Hollywood-style teen comedy/drama, "Bakgat," will be released countrywide in South Africa by distributor Ster Kinekor on April 11.
Described as a "film about finding yourself despite high school," "Bakgat" (an Afrikaans slang word meaning great) is directed and written by first-time feature helmer Henk Pretorius, 26, and produced by Danie Bester.
As skrywer is Hans du Plessis veral bekend vir Innie skylte vannie Jirre: Griekwapsalms en ander gedigte en die jeugverhale Bakgat, en wat dan van my en Dis 'n flippen stukkende wereld die, my ou.
Die laaste vyf Afrikaanse films wat verskyn het, naamlik Poena is koning (2007), Bakgat! (2008), Vaatjie sien sy gat (2008), die gewilde kortfilm Karate Kallie (2009) en Hond se dinges (2009), behoort almal tot die genre van ligte, slapstick-komedie.