boertjie

/ (ˈbʊətʃɪ) /

noun

Southern African a person, esp a friend, often used as a term of address

Nearby words

  1. boeremusiek,
  2. boerewors,
  3. boerhaave,
  4. boerhaave's syndrome,
  5. boers,
  6. boet,
  7. boethius,
  8. boetius,
  9. boeuf bourguignon,
  10. boff

Word Origin for boertjie

Afrikaans: little farmer

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