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amakwerekwere

/ (ˌamaˈkwerɪˈkwerɪ) /
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pl n
Southern African informal, taboo a term used by Black people to refer to foreign Africans
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Word Origin for amakwerekwere

C20: from Xhosa ama, a plural prefix, + kwerekwere imitatitive of unintelligible sound

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