- Southern African mealie porridge
Word Origin for mealie pap
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Historical Examples of mealie pap
I myself have lived for days simply on mealie-pap (porridge).The Peace Negotiations
J. D. Kestell
A Kaffir lives on mealie-pap, varied by an occasional cow's head.Ladysmith
H. W. Nevinson
There were scores who would not touch "mealie-pap" with a forty-foot spoon.
But they changed in time; "I am an acquired taste," cries Katisha; so is "mealie-pap."
Even "mealie-pap," ad lib., we had perforce to forego; the "Law" allowed it but once a day.