/ (ˈdɒpə) /
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(in South Africa) a member of the most conservative Afrikaner Church, which practises a strict Calvinism
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Word Origin for Dopper
C19: from Afrikaans, of unknown origin
Words nearby Dopper
dope story, dopey, dopiaza, doping, doppelgänger, Dopper, doppio, Doppler, Doppler effect, Doppler laser, Doppler radar
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How to use Dopper in a sentence
I went to see this reverend pastor, who is professor of a school of Dopper theology.From Capetown to Ladysmith|G. W. Steevens
Just opposite stands the little chapel of the so-called Dopper sect in which he occasionally preaches.Impressions of South Africa|James Bryce
The young Dopper warmly grasped the other, provoking a squeal from the enchantress.The Dop Doctor|Clotilde Inez Mary Graves
Of these the narrowest, most puritanical, and most bigoted was the Dopper sect, to which Kruger belonged.
But there were kopjes ahead, sown with fierce Dopper Boers, and those tempting wagons were only to be reached over their bodies.The Great Boer War|Arthur Conan Doyle