kierie

kierie

(ˈkɪərɪ)
n
(Arms & Armour (excluding Firearms)) a type of South African cudgel
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A molamu is a stick or kierie (in Afrikaans), which is a walking stick, but it may also be used for a weapon.
Dawned in his signature khaki suit with a kierie he heads for the hall and not a single woman is in sight.
Die openingsgedig, 'duiwedanser', aktiveer die tema deur verwysings na 'jas en kierie' en 'sak'.
When his wife, Mohlatsa, sees him eating the embryo, she starts to vomit--an act that triggers Leilane's anger and he beats her with his kierie. In pain, Mohlatsa rushes back to her parents' home.
your child will die of fright...give me a kierie! give me a
Aangesien stormweer hulle verhoed om vis as kreefaas in die hande te kry, word twee manne na die voeleiland gedwing: Dampies, wat die eiland ken, en Frits, wat "knaphandig" met die kierie kan gooi.
In "Gamkab" (Betsie van Niekerk) and "Om 'n kierie te keer" (Pieter Pieterse) their natural surroundings expose the characters to challenges and adventures which form a context in which their ways of thinking are challenged and stimulated.
In die afdeling "De unheimliche ambiguiteit van het hier en nu": nadat Oompie Vaalwater van die spook wat aan hom verskyn het, vertel, kom Oompie Danster binne, kry sy staan, en dan "al leunende op die kierie, die ou agterwerk ver uitgestoot, begin skoffel hy op maat." (216) Dan sing hy 'n rympie: Brand die bossie brand Satang dwaal vennag.
Die jeugverhaal Om 'n kierie te keer (1998) handel oor 'n seun van die Mafwe-stam langs laasgenoemde rivier en Anderkant die groot rivier (1990) speel langs 'n Bosvelddvier af.
Na ontbyt gaan sy elke dag 'n kort entjie stap, meestal alleen en moeisaam met die kierie as derde been en 'n doekie om haar kaalkop teen die seewind, maar ook teen die mense wat hulle so kan verkyk as hulle dink sy sien hulle hie.
Namibian Police Force's Otjozondjupa Regional Police Commander, Commissioner Heinrich Tjiveze in a media statement issued to Nampa on Tuesday afternoon indicate that the walking sticks, firearms, knives, knop kieries or any other sharp objects will be confiscated at the entry gates once found on Monday.