an Afrikaans-speaking native of South Africa of European, especially Dutch, descent.
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How to use Afrikaner in a sentence
The last thing Mandela wanted to do was unite, through fear, the often bitterly divided white Anglo and Afrikaner populations.Anger at the Heart of Nelson Mandela’s Violent Struggle | Christopher Dickey | December 6, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
I am an Afrikaner and I want to show that baboon Julius Malema.
(a) Procuring the staunch adhesion and co-operation of every Afrikaner and other real friend of the cause.
It suited both parties to maintain harmony—it behoved every Afrikaner to be one-minded in friendly reciprocation.
It is the privilege and duty of every Afrikaner to contribute all in his power towards the expulsion of the English usurper.
British Dictionary definitions for Afrikaner
a White native of the Republic of South Africa whose mother tongue is Afrikaans: See also Boer
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