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Afrikander

[af-ri-kan-der] /ˌæf rɪˈkæn dər/
noun
1.
one of a breed of red beef cattle, raised originally in southern Africa, well adapted to high temperatures.
2.
Archaic. Afrikaner.
Also, Africander.
Origin
see Afrikaner
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British Dictionary definitions for Afrikander

Afrikander

/afriˈkandə; ˌæfrɪˈkændə/
noun
1.
a breed of humpbacked beef cattle originally raised in southern Africa
2.
a southern African breed of fat-tailed sheep
3.
a former name for an Afrikaner
Word Origin
C19: from South African Dutch, formed on the model of Hollander
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Word Origin and History for Afrikander
n.

1822, "South African native of Dutch descent," from Dutch Afrikaner "African," with intrusive -d- on analogy of Hollander, Englander, etc. (Afrikaner is attested from 1824).

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