Origin of Afrikander
Examples from the Web for afrikander
One peculiar feature of the Afrikander character is the complete absence of anything approaching hero-worship.With Steyn and De Wet|Philip Pienaar
Everyone will know him, this brave man of pure Afrikander blood, subsequently a famous Commander, a martyr.Three Years' War|Christiaan Rudolf de Wet
It confirmed the suspicions held by the Afrikander party ever since the Raid.Cecil Rhodes|Princess Catherine Radziwill
But the Afrikander leaders at the Cape knew that they had the game in their own hands.Lord Milner's Work in South Africa|W. Basil Worsfold
The Afrikander character may be called peculiar in many respects.My Reminiscences of the Anglo-Boer War|Ben Viljoen.
Word Origin for Afrikander
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).