boerbul

/ (ˈbʊəˌbʊl) /

noun

Southern African a crossbred mastiff used esp as a watchdog

Nearby words

  1. boeotian,
  2. boeotus,
  3. boep,
  4. boer,
  5. boer war,
  6. boere-,
  7. boeremusiek,
  8. boerewors,
  9. boerhaave,
  10. boerhaave's syndrome

Word Origin for boerbul

from Afrikaans boerboel a breed of mastiff

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