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British Dictionary definitions for oupa

oupa

noun Southern African
  1. grandfather, esp in titular use with surname
  2. slang any elderly man

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Historical Examples

  • Toula lay in a narrow valley, down whose centre flowed the little river Oupa, passing through the town.

    Historic Tales, Vol. 8 (of 15)

    Charles Morris