Griqua

[ gree-kwuh, grik-wuh ]
/ ˈgri kwə, ˈgrɪk wə /
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noun

(in South Africa) a person of mixed African and European descent, especially a native of Griqualand.

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Griqua

Grikwa

/ (ˈɡriːkwə, ˈɡrɪk-) /

noun

plural -qua, -quas, -kwa or -kwas a member of a people of mixed European and Khoikhoi ancestry, living chiefly in Griqualand
the language or dialect of Khoikhoi spoken by this people, belonging to the Khoisan family
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